March 21, 2013
Letter to House members expressing support for the final FY 2013 continuing resolution, which attempts to mitigate the harmful consequences of the sequestration’s across-the-board cuts to student aid and research programs.
Letter to the House in Support of the Final FY 2013 Continuing Resolution
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April 05, 2017
Thirty-five groups, including ACE, wrote to congressional leaders encouraging them to finalize work on the FY 2017 appropriations process “in the most expedient and least disruptive way” and opposing the cuts to student aid and research proposed by the Trump administration.
March 17, 2017
While the "skinny budget" does not contain detailed information on all programs, what was identified would represent the largest cuts to student aid and research funding proposed in decades.
October 26, 2016
ACE and 33 other higher education groups sent a letter to House and Senate Appropriations Committee leaders expressing strong support for restoring year-round Pell Grants in any spending bill they devise for the rest of FY 2017.
July 18, 2016
The full House Committee on Appropriations voted 31-19 July 14 to approve the FY 2017 spending bill for Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, which does not restore year-round Pell Grants.
July 08, 2016
The House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education has approved its spending bill for FY 2017. The bill does not restore year-round Pell Grants.