March 26, 2010
A summary of H.R. 4872's impact on higher education, including 100 percent direct lending; Pell Grants; investment in HBCUs, HSIs and Tribal Colleges; income-based repayment; Perkins loans and others.
Education and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act
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June 04, 2018
In testimony submitted to a Senate appropriations subcommittee Friday, ACE President Ted Mitchell urged members to continue their bipartisan support of federal student aid programs as they work on the appropriations bill for FY 2019.
May 07, 2018
The White House is expected to submit a formal request to Congress this week to cut up to $15 billion in existing federal spending.
March 26, 2018
Provisions and funding levels for student aid and scientific research in the Fiscal Year 2018 Consolidated Appropriations Act, the FY 2018 omnibus spending bill.
March 23, 2018
The bill, which covers the remainder of FY 2018, increases overall spending for the Department of Education by $3.9 billion and is being widely characterized as a repudiation of President Trump’s priorities outlined in his budget request.
February 12, 2018
The $4.4 trillion plan, which includes his long-awaited infrastructure plan and funding for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border, cuts entitlement programs by $1.7 trillion, including federal student aid programs and research funding.