The bill has been before the U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee for more than a year now but Ros-Lehtinen has rounded up more than 65 cosponsors.
The new national advisory panel was created to encourage U.S. scientific and technological innovations in education.
The FCSBM focused on Duval County in one of the reports it released on Tuesday.
Rubio paired up with U.S. Rep. Jim Banks, R-Ind., to send a letter to U.S. Education Sec. Betty DeVos about Chinese state-directed Huawei Technologies partnering up with higher ed institutions which, they insisted, could be a security problem.
Their legislation would ensure states can’t suspend, revoke or deny professional, teaching and drivers’ licenses if people are behind or have defaulted on their student loans.
According to the district, 30 administrators responded in informal polling and said they would be interested in carrying firearms to protect their school.