Budget and Appropriations
November 25, 2014
Letter to Sens. Tom Harkin (D-IA), chair of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), and Ranking Member Jerry Moran (R-KS) expressing strong opposition to any effort to use funding taken from the Pell Grant Program for...
Law and the Courts
October 10, 2014
Letter from ACE Senior Vice President Terry Hartle to the White House Task Force to Protect Students From Sexual Assault outlining recommendations on how to best work with local law enforcement agencies to protect students on and around campus.
September 23, 2014
Comments from a coalition of five higher education associations on updating a 2011 Obama administration policy document, A Strategy for American Innovation.
September 17, 2014
Comments from ACE and a coalition of 10 higher education and library groups to the FCC in response to the agency’s Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on net neutrality.
September 5, 2014
Letter to Sens. Tom Harkin (D-IA) and Lamar Alexander (R-TN) the campus sexual assault bill introduced by Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), the Campus Accountability and Safety Act (S. 2692).
September 4, 2014
Letter to the House in support of reauthorizing the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act, which has helped ensure that colleges and universities can purchase sufficient affordable insurance coverage to protect against losses resulting from a terrorist...
Letter to the Senate in support of passing a permanent extension of the Individual Retirement Account (IRA) Charitable Rollover, included as part of a package of five charitable giving provisions in the America Gives More Act of 2014.
Higher Education Act
August 29, 2014
Letter to Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA), chairman of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions, on the discussion draft for the upcoming reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.
August 28, 2014
Comments from the Higher Education Task Force on Teacher Preparation, of which ACE is a member, on Sen. Tom Harkin's discussion draft for the upcoming reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.
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...