Bipartisan Reforms Possible in Higher Ed BillFebruary 3, 2017 | :
by Leo Doran
In Washington, it is not uncommon for both parties to agree that a federal program needs to be fixed—typically the debate starts over what good reform looks like. In higher education policy, however, there is the more unusual additional agreement on a few policy points over what common sense changes could be workable.
The Higher Education Act, the federal law that governs the bulk of higher education policy in Washington, has been awaiting reauthorization since 2013.