Higher Education Act
February 6, 2017
Letter to leaders of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce in support of H. J. Res. 58, a resolution of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act to block implementation of an October 2016 rule related to teacher preparation...
February 3, 2017
On Feb. 3, the higher education community sent a letter to Secretary of Homeland Security John F. Kelly to express concerns about President Trump’s Jan. 27, 2017 executive order, “Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United...
February 1, 2017
Letter to Rep. Lloyd Dogged (D-TX) in support of the Expand American Educational Opportunity Act of 2017, a bill to enhance access to college by making important reforms to the American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC) and Lifetime Learning Credit.
January 31, 2017
ACE and 50 other higher education associations sent this letter to Secretary of Homeland Security John F. Kelly on maintaining the United States as the destination of choice for the world’s best students, faculty and scholars.
January 12, 2017
Letter from ACE and 20 other higher education associations to Sens. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) in support of the Bar Removal of Individuals Who Dream and Grow Our Economy (BRIDGE) Act (S. 128).
Budget and Appropriations
October 24, 2016
Letter from ACE and 33 other higher education groups expressing strong support for the restoration of year-round Pell Grants in the FY 2017 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies appropriations bill.
October 20, 2016
ACE and six higher education associations submitted this letter in support of comments filed by Internet2 and EDUCAUSE in the Federal Communications Commission’s Business Data Services proceeding.
October 7, 2016
Comments from ACE and 12 other higher education associations to the Department of Justice on the Supplemental Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking web accessibility at state and local government entities.
Labor and Employment
September 27, 2016
Letter to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce in support of a bill that would provide a six-month delay in implementing the Department of Labor’s new overtime rule, which more than doubles the Fair Labor Standards Act overtime salary...
Health Care Reform
September 6, 2016
Letter to the departments of Treasury, Labor and Health and Human Services on the need for guidance that will permit universities to continue providing subsidized student health insurance coverage to their graduate students.