June 26, 2013
Letter to the Senate from 14 higher education association leaders expressing strong support for the Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act of 2013 (S. 744).
Letter to the Senate Endorsing the Comprehensive Immigration Reform Bill
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July 29, 2013
ACE President Molly Corbett Broad and the leaders of 12 other higher education associations encourage the House to pass meaningful, comprehensive immigration reform legislation.
June 28, 2013
The Senate approves a historic plan to overhaul the nation's immigration system, a measure that contains a number of provisions strongly supported by the higher education community, including a DREAM Act for students.
June 12, 2013
The Senate voted 84-15 yesterday to move forward on considering a comprehensive, bipartisan plan to overhaul the nation's immigration system, setting up what is expected to be a month-long debate on the bill.
May 23, 2013
Today, the U.S. House of Representatives took the first step toward preventing the scheduled July 1 doubling of the interest rates that students will be charged to take out federal student loans. We are pleased that H.R.1911 creates momentum for adopting a bipartisan solution to assist students by fixing this problem before the deadline passes, and we commend Representatives Kline and Foxx for their leadership on this issue.
May 22, 2013
The Senate Judiciary Committee has approved a comprehensive plan to overhaul the nation's immigration system, which includes a version of the DREAM Act and other higher education provisions.