TITLE

Senate Passes Higher-Ed Renewal

AUTHOR(S)
Friel, Brian; Smallen, Jill; Dick, Jason
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
National Journal;7/28/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 30, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the passage of a higher-education reauthorization bill in the U.S. Senate that would raise the limits on Pell Grants for low-income students. The bill would also respond to concerns over the rising cost of college by publicly ranking universities on the size of their tuition increases. The maximum Pell Grant under the bill would rise from $4,310 to $6,300 by 2012. It mentions the new restrictions that would be imposed on colleges and loan companies.
ACCESSION #
26204247

 

Related Articles

  • SENATE COMMITTEE APPROVES LEGISLATION TO REAUTHORIZE HIGHER EDUCATION ACT.  // NCADD Washington Report;Sep2005, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p1 

    This article reports that the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee has approved the S. 1614 bill to extend authorization of programs under the Higher Education Act of 1965. The legislation includes provisions that would modify current law which delays or denies federal...

  • House Votes to Reauthorize Higher Education Act. Pluviose, David // Diverse: Issues in Higher Education;5/4/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p6 

    This article reports on the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act, which was passed by the U.S. House of Representatives. As it stands, the bill passed by the Republican majority in the House reauthorizes the Perkins Loan program, boosting loan limits and allowing students to borrow at a 5...

  • Higher Education Bill.  // Education Digest;May1966, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p52 

    The article presents information on the U.S. administration's 1966 bill for college and university assistance. It does ask for a $30 million appropriation for the coming fiscal year for extension of assistance to developing institutions, but it cautiously refrains from asking for any specific...

  • Senate Hearings Begin on Renewing College-Aid Act.  // Education Week;9/18/1985, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p2 

    The article reports on the hold of a series of hearings to discuss the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act of 1965 in the U.S. Senate. The Education, Arts, and Humanities Subcommittee heard the testimony from college presidents, students and parents who benefited from the federal aid....

  • Debate Begins on Reauthorization of Higher Education Act. Jackoway, Richard // INSIGHT into Diversity;Jul/Aug2014, Vol. 83 Issue 4/5, p4 

    The article reports that the U.S. Senate is discussing a new bill, introduced in late June 2014 for the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.

  • Senate Student Loan Bill Avoids Private Reforms. Kaper, Stacy // American Banker;7/25/2007, Vol. 172 Issue 142, p3 

    The article reports on a U.S. Senate bill reauthorizing the Higher Education Act governing college financial aid programs, and reforming the relationship between lenders and college financial aid departments. Under the bill lenders would no longer be allowed to offer gifts to college financial...

  • Weak medicine? Fiala, Jennifer // DVM: The Newsmagazine of Veterinary Medicine;Oct2007, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p1 

    The article discusses issues related to the modified version of the Veterinary Public Health Workforce Expansion Act as amendment to the Higher Education Reauthorization Bill passed by the U.S. Senate. Physician Michael Blackwell was disappointed with the funding tied to the legislation because...

  • WASHINGTON UPDATE. Dervarics, Charles // Black Issues in Higher Education;3/16/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p7 

    Presents update on law and legislation concerning higher education in the United States (US) as of March 16, 2000. Proposals in the US Senate to deal with rising costs of college education; Decision of the US Senate on a bill supporting an educational individual retirement account plan.

  • Who Should Pay? Millett, John D. // Journal of Higher Education;Oct1972, Vol. 43 Issue 7, p509 

    The article aims to discuss the gap between the cost of higher education and income available to higher education. It informs that activities of a college or university are divided for budgetary purposes that includes educational and general, auxiliary enterprises and student aid. It proposes a...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics