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Letter to House and Senate Budget Committee Chairs on Sequestration

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Letter to House and Senate Budget Committee Chairs on Sequestration

November 01, 2013

ACE and 34 higher education associations sent this letter to Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Patty Murray to request they consider eliminating the FY 2014 sequestration spending reductions and prioritize investments in higher education and research in any plan they might draft for the remainder of the fiscal year.

Along with ACE, associations signing the letter include:

  • ACPA - College Student Educators International
  • American Association of Community Colleges
  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  • American Association of University Professors
  • American Dental Education Association
  • American Indian Higher Education Consortium
  • American Society for Engineering Education
  • Association of American Medical Colleges
  • Association of American Universities
  • Association of Community College Trustees
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
  • Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Public and Land-grant Universities
  • Association of Research Libraries
  • Council for Advancement and Support of Education
  • Council for Higher Education Accreditation
  • Council for Opportunity in Education
  • Council of Graduate Schools
  • Council of Independent Colleges
  • Council on Governmental Relations
  • EDUCAUSE
  • Educational Testing Service
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • NASPA - Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education
  • National Association for College Admission Counseling
  • National Association of College and University Business Officers
  • National Association For Equal Opportunity in Higher Education
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • Thurgood Marshall College Fund
  • University Professional and Continuing Education Association
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