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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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.
June 20, 2016
Quips and quotes on higher education.
June 08, 2016
The Senate Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations subcommittee yesterday approved a $162 billion funding bill for FY 2017 that restores year-round Pell Grants and increases the maximum grant award from $5,815 to $5,935.
April 18, 2016
The groups sent a letter expressing strong opposition to any effort to take funds from the Pell Grant Program to use for other purposes in the FY 2017 Labor-HHS appropriations bills.