An analysis of the House's recently introduced College Affordability Act.
October 10, 2019
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We oppose these rule changes as they will have far-reaching and painful impacts on the communities of color we serve and represent and we call on the Administration to reconsider its position on the rule changes and demand Congress take immediate action.
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