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Letter to the House in Support of the FY 2014 Omnibus Spending Bill

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Letter to the House in Support of the FY 2014 Omnibus Spending Bill

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. 

Among the higher education provisions in the $1.1 trillion bill are increases for research and student aid programs that begin to restore spending to pre-sequestration levels.

Along with ACE, associations signing the letter include:

  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • American Association of Community Colleges
  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities
  • American Indian Higher Education Consortium
  • Association of American Universities
  • Association of Community College Trustees
  • Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
  • Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Public and Land-grant Universities
  • Council for Christian Colleges & Universities
  • Council for Opportunity in Education
  • Council of Graduate Schools
  • EDUCAUSE
  • Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
  • UNCF​

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