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 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 Originally enacted in 2002 and reauthorized twice already, TRIA created a public-private risk sharing mechanism which has helped ensure that...
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.
Higher Education Act
July 9, 2014
Letter to the House Education and the Workforce Committee regarding a package of three bills to reauthorize the Higher Education Act.
Law and the Courts
June 25, 2014
Letter from ACE President Molly Corbett Broad to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor & Pensions in advance of the June 26 hearing, “Sexual Assault on Campus: Working to Ensure Student Safety.”
May 27, 2014
Response to the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking published in the Federal Register on March 25, 2014, by the Education Department proposing draft gainful employment regulations that would exclude from Title IV federal financial aid eligibility programs...
Labor and Employment
May 8, 2014
This letter from ACE President Molly Corbett Broad to John Kline, chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, was sent in advance of the May 8 hearing on the consequences of unionizing student athletes.
April 24, 2014
This letter to the leadership of the House Committee on Financial Services and the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs expresses support for the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act (TRIA), currently scheduled to expire this year.
April 4, 2014
Letter to Dave Camp (R-MI), chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, on the education provisions in the Tax Reform Act of 2014 discussion draft.
April 3, 2014
Sent as a followup to the March 14 meeting between the task force and the higher education community to discuss how best to ensure a safe, secure environment on campuses.