Budget and Appropriations
March 26, 2010
A summary of H.R. 4872's impact on topics in higher education, including 100 percent direct lending; Pell Grants; investment in HBCUs, HSIs and Tribal Colleges; income-based repayment; Perkins loans and others.
Higher Education Act
August 18, 2008
A summary of the 2008 Higher Education Act reauthorization. Covers ramifications for college costs, accreditation, student financial aid, disclosures and compliance provisions, student loan "sunshine" provisions, teacher professional development and...
Law and the Courts
April 11, 2008
Summary of how recently amended rules on lobbying Congress and congressional ethics are consequential for colleges, universities and higher education groups.
January 7, 2007
Summary of major provisions of the College Cost Reduction and Access Act of 2007, which cuts lender subsidies and redirects these savings toward programs designed to improve college access and affordability for low-income students.