Law and the Courts
February 28, 2014
Letter in response to the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault’s request for input on how best to ensure safe, secure campus environments.
February 27, 2014
Sent to the IRS on proposed rules related to political campaign activities of tax-exempt nonprofits.
Budget and Appropriations
February 18, 2014
Letter to House and Senate Appropriations Committee leaders on higher education funding for FY 2015, which the committees will soon begin drafting.
February 12, 2014
Letter from the leaders of 15 higher education associations to House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH), Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-VA), and all Republican members of the House, urging them to move forward on immigration reform in 2014.
January 31, 2014
Letter to the Department of Education on President Obama's plan to develop a rating system to help students and parents select a college.
January 28, 2014
Statement submitted to the House Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet for the Jan. 28 hearing on the "Scope of Fair Use.
January 14, 2014
Letter sent to the House of Representatives in support of the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2014, the omnibus spending package which would fund all federal government agencies through Sept. 30.
December 18, 2013
ACE and 18 other higher education associations wrote this letter to the Senate December 17 to support passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013.
December 13, 2013
Submitted to the Virginia Supreme Court in support of the University of Virginia in a case dealing with the protection of various documents and emails relating to former U.Va. Professor Michael Mann’s climate change research.
December 12, 2013
This bill would provide needed stability to federal funding, and is a positive step toward reversing some of the detrimental cuts of sequestration in fiscal years 2014 and 2015.