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Rep. Grijalva Releases Text of Bill Restricting Use of Federal Funds for University Marketing

Posted in Department of Education, Higher Education News, Higher Education Policy, Marketing and Recruiting, News from the Hill

CONTRIBUTED BY Larry Levinson Dennis Cariello Following on our earlier report, this morning, Rep. Raul Grijalva (AZ-3) released the text of his bill (H.R. 340), the ”Protecting Financial Aid for Students and Taxpayers Act,” which would prohibit institutions of higher education from using federal education funds in marketing and recruiting.  The bill, which starts with a lengthy preamble that specifically… Continue Reading

Rep. Grijalva Introduces Bill to Restrict Use of Title IV Funds for Marketing

Posted in Higher Education News, Higher Education Policy, News from the Hill

CONTRIBUTED BY Larry Levinson Dennis Cariello Earlier today, Rep. Raul Grijalva (AZ-3) introduced H.R. 340, a bill to “amend the Higher Education Opportunity Act to restrict institutions of higher education from using revenues derived from Federal educational assistance funds for advertising, marketing, or recruiting purposes.”  The language of the bill is not yet available, but we will… Continue Reading

House Higher Education Subcommitte to Hold Hearing on “Modernizing the Workforce Investment Act”

Posted in Higher Education News, Higher Education Policy, News from the Hill, Workforce Investment Act

CONTRIBUTED BY Dennis Cariello On Tuesday, October 4 at 10:00 a.m., the Subcommittee on Higher Education and Workforce Training, chaired by Rep. Virginia Foxx (R-NC), will hold a hearing entitled, “Modernizing the Workforce Investment Act: Developing an Effective Job Training System for Workers and Employers.” The hearing will take place in room 2175 of the… Continue Reading