Law and the Courts
May 15, 2015
Letter to Sens. Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Patty Murray (D-WA), chair and ranking member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions on the S. 590, the Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA), introduced by Sen. Claire...
Health Care Reform
May 14, 2015
Comments to the IRS on a notice released Feb. 23 regarding excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health plans, the Affordable Care Act's so-called "Cadillac Plan" tax.
Higher Education Act
May 8, 2015
Response to one of three policy papers issued March 23 by Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-TN), chair of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, on topics related to reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.
April 30, 2015
April 28, 2015
April 14, 2015
Comments to the Senate Finance Committee Tax Reform on tax provisions important to college students and their families, including provisions that encourage saving for higher education and those that help pay for college.
February 27, 2015
Letter to Sen. Charles Schumer (D-NY) in support of his recently introduced bill to make a number of important reforms to the American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC) and Lifetime Learning Credit.
Budget and Appropriations
Letter from higher education association presidents to House and Senate budget committee leaders, urging Congress to repeal the 2013 sequestration cuts and give a high priority to higher education and research funding in the FY 2016 budget...
February 23, 2015
Letter from ACE and 24 higher education groups endorsing legislation that would block some of the most controversial Department of Education regulations that impact colleges and universities.
February 18, 2015
Comments to the Department of Education on the framework released in December 2014 for the Obama administration's proposed Postsecondary Institution Ratings System.