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Office of Congressman Issa to Host Information Sessions on Federal Student Aid and USDA Rural Development Programs

Washington, D.C. — The Office of Congressman Darrell Issa (CA-50) is pleased to announce two upcoming virtual community information sessions in March. Issa said:

“It’s time to bring federal program experts to you. In March, my office will host two free virtual information sessions where you can learn details about programs of interest to you and ask questions directly to officials. The first session will focus on the U.S. Department of Education’s federal student aid form; in the second session, the U.S. Department of Agriculture will discuss Rural Development services. I hope you, your family and friends will join us for these sessions, as well as others in the future.”

Federal Student Aid

The first webinar will take place on March 9th at 11:30 a.m. Pacific Time. Representatives from the U.S. Department of Education will present an overview regarding the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form and offer key information to help individuals prepare for and employ federal student aid programs to help pay for post-secondary education.

To register for this session, please click here.

USDA Rural Development

On March 31st at 4:00 p.m. Pacific Time, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Rural Development Programs office will present an overview of the Rural Business-Cooperative Services, Rural Housing Services, and Rural Utilities. USDA will also discuss how to apply for these programs and answer participant questions.

To register for this session, please click here.

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Darrell Issa is the Representative of California’s 50th Congressional District. The District encompasses the central and northeastern parts of San Diego County and a portion of Riverside County; including the communities of Fallbrook, San Marcos, Valley Center, Ramona, Escondido, Santee, Lakeside, El Cajon, Temecula, and the mountain and desert areas of the San Diego-Imperial County line. Issa served as the Chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform from 2011-2015.

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