Lawmakers Endorse Pell Grant Eligibility for the Incarcerated


Apr 18, 2019 - 5:00

[caption id="attachment_73537" align="aligncenter" width="959"] Incarcerated men read books and write papers at a library inside the Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary located in the Texas Department of Criminal Justice men's prison in Rosharon, Texas, August 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Adrees Latif).[/caption] A recently re-introduced bill would restore Pell Grant eligibility for incarcerated people and expand their educational opportunities. The bipartisan and bicameral bill, the Restoring Education and Learning...

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