Health Care Reform
August 13, 2014
ACE and a group of seven higher education associations have endorsed two bills that would exempt full-time students from the Affordable Care Act’s employer mandate, which requires large employers—including colleges and universities—to offer health...
Budget and Appropriations
August 11, 2014
Letter to Sens. Tom Harkin (D-IA) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies in appreciation for their support of international education in the FY 2015...
Higher Education Act
July 22, 2014
Letter in support of passage of H.R. 3136, the Advancing Competency-Based Education Demonstration Project Act, H.R. 4983, the Strengthening Transparency in Higher Education Act, and H.R. 4984, the Empowering Students through Enhanced Financial...
Law and the Courts
July 21, 2014
Submitted to the Department of Education on in response to the notice of proposed rulemaking regarding proposed regulations to implement changes made to the Clery Act by the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act.
July 18, 2014
Comments submitted to the Federal Communications Commission from ACE and 10 other organizations on the importance of protecting and promoting an open Internet.
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 Originally enacted in 2002 and reauthorized twice already, TRIA created a public-private risk sharing mechanism which has helped ensure that...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.
July 9, 2014
Letter to the House Education and the Workforce Committee regarding a package of three bills to reauthorize the Higher Education Act.
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.