Law and the Courts
February 4, 2015
Amicus brief to the U.S. Supreme Court regarding a case that could potentially overturn a 50-year-old patent decision.
Higher Education Act
February 2, 2015
The proposed rules will exacerbate existing challenges while undoing much of the progress made by states and institutions to improve program quality, note the groups signing the comments.
January 27, 2015
Letter to Rep. Lloyd Doggett (D-TX) strongly endorsing the American Opportunity Tax Credit Act of 2015, which makes important reforms to the American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC) and Lifetime Learning Credit.
January 22, 2015
Letter to the Senate sponsors of the Immigration Innovation Act of 2015, expressing strong support for the bipartisan bill aimed at expanding the ability of high-skilled workers to live and work in the United States.
January 21, 2015
Letter to Rep. Charles Rangel (D-NY), endorsing his bill to increase the student loan interest deduction from $2,500 to $5,000 for individuals and $10,000 for joint filers, along with other changes.
January 2, 2015
Comments to the Office of Management and Budget in response to the "Information Collection Request" on the estimates of cost burden on the Department of Education's proposed regulations for teacher preparation programs.
December 19, 2014
Letter urging the White House to further simplify the college financial aid process by directing the Secretary of Education to base federal student aid eligibility on the tax data that are available when students typically apply to college.
December 16, 2014
Letter to the Senate urging approval of the Terrorism Risk Insurance (TRIA) Program Reauthorization Act of 2014 (S. 2244) as passed by the House without additional amendments.
Letter to the Census Bureau in response to the request for comments on the "American Community Survey Content Review Results" published in the Oct. 31, 2014, Federal Register.
December 10, 2014
Letter to all members of the House and Senate, urging them to pass a permanent extension of the Individual Retirement Account (IRA) Charitable Rollover this year.