Fitness advocate Richard Simmons will go before the House Education and Labor Committee in two weeks to push for more funding for physical education.

Simmons has been pressing the committee's chairman, Rep. George Miller (D-Calif.), and other members of Congress to include physical education requirements in the next version of the No Child Left Behind Act.

Simmons scheduled to testify at a hearing at 10 a.m. on July 24 in the Rayburn House Office Building.

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