New Bill to Abolish U.S. Department of Education Posted on March 7, 2017March 7, 2017 by Sue Legg Legislation HR 899 This is a short bill. It would just abolish the U.S. Department of Education. No replacement, no explanation. The sponsors are: Massie, Amash, Biggs, Chaffetz, Gaetz, Hice, Jones, and Labrador. Draw your own conclusions. Share this:EmailFacebookTwitterGooglePrint Related Posted in Department of Education, US Government.