Law and the Courts
September 10, 2014
This memo is designed to educate campus staff on appropriate ways to become involved in elections, whether hosting an event or volunteering for a campaign.
September 5, 2014
Summary and analysis on the Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA) (S. 2692), introduced by Sen. Claire McCaskill and cosponsors on July 30, 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...
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...
July 22, 2014
Letter in support of passage of the Advancing Competency-Based Education Demonstration Project Act (H.R. 3136); the Strengthening Transparency in Higher Education Act (H.R. 4983); and the Empowering Students through Enhanced Financial Counseling...