July 17, 2014
Letter to the House of Representatives outlining ACE's opposition to the Student and Family Tax Simplification Act (H.R. 3393), which would combine the Hope Scholarship Credit, the American Opportunity Tax Credit, the Lifetime Learning Credit, and...
July 16, 2014
Letter to the House in support of a bill (H.R. 4619) to permanently extend the Individual Retirement Account (IRA) Charitable Rollover, which expired at the end of 2013.
Letter to the Senate in support of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (TRIA) of 2014. Originally enacted in 2002 and reauthorized twice already, TRIA created a public-private risk sharing mechanism which has helped ensure that...
July 15, 2014
This document, prepared by ACE and the National Association of College and University Business Officers, addresses questions and answers about the Defense Department’s new memorandum of understanding (MOU) on the Military Tuition Assistance program.
Law and the Courts
July 10, 2014
A group of higher education and library organizations, including ACE, have released a set of principles expressing that network neutrality protections are essential to protecting freedom of speech, educational achievement and economic growth.
July 9, 2014
A group of associations, including ACE, sent this letter to the leaders of the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Commerce, Manufacturing, and Trade in support of the Targeting Rogue and Opaque Letters (TROL) Act of 2014.
Higher Education Act
Letter to the House Education and the Workforce Committee regarding a package of three bills to reauthorize the Higher Education Act.
July 8, 2014
Tax reform provides an excellent opportunity to improve some of the individual provisions that will make the framework more effective for students, their families and taxpayers repaying student loans, writes ACE and the higher education groups...
July 7, 2014
Talking points on the Black-Davis Student and Family Tax Simplification Act (H.R. 3393), approved by the House Ways and Means Committee on June 25, 2014.
Labor and Employment
July 3, 2014
Amicus brief submitted by ACE and four other higher education associations to the National Labor Relations Board in support of Northwestern in a case dealing with a regional director's decision to allow the university's football players to unionize.