Budget and Appropriations
July 19, 2017
Letter to Appropriations Committee Chair Rodney Frelinghuysen (R-NJ) and Ranking Member Nita Lowey (D-NY) regarding the FY 2018 Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies Appropriations bill currently under consideration.
July 17, 2017
ACE joined 10 organizations in this letter to Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly regarding suggestions that the administration is considering requiring international students to reapply for permission to stay in the United States...
Comments to the Senate Finance Committee discussing the tax provisions important to college students, families and institutions, as well as charitable giving tax incentives, particularly the itemized deduction for charitable giving.
July 14, 2017
Modeled after the Centers of Excellence for Veteran Student Success program, the bill would authorize a competitive grant program in the Department of Veterans Affairs to support the creation of veteran student centers on campus.
Health Care Reform
July 12, 2017
Comments to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in response to a request for information on reducing regulatory burdens imposed by the Affordable Care Act.
June 27, 2017
Letter to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) from ACE and 18 other higher education associations about the serious concerns the groups have with the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, the Senate...
June 13, 2017
Letter to Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price and Mick Mulvaney, director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, expressing strong opposition to the Trump administration’s proposed $7.2 billion spending cut for the National...
June 7, 2017
Letter from ACE and 33 other higher education associations to the leaders of the House and Senate budget and appropriations committees, asking them to maintain Congress’s “historic commitment” to student financial aid and scientific research as they...
May 18, 2017
ACE and five other higher education associations submitted these comments in response to the Notice of Information Collection Under OMB Emergency Review: Supplemental Questions for Visa Applications published in the Federal Register on May 4, 2017.
May 17, 2017
ACE and eight other higher education associations submitted these comments to the Senate Committee on Veterans’ Affairs on the Veterans Education Priority Enrollment Act of 2017 (S.764).