ERIC Number: ED496026
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2005
College Access: Is Government Part of the Solution, or Part of the Problem? Hearing before the Committee on Education and the Workforce, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Ninth Congress, First Session (April 19, 2005) Serial No. 109-8
US House of Representatives
In this Hearing, two academic witnesses debate the effect of federal student aid on college costs. One witness argues that increased federal grant and loan aid to students has led universities to raise tuition. The other witness counters by pointing to decreases in state funding as a primary culprit in public college tuition increases. Contents include: (1) Hearing Held on April 19, 2005; (2) Statement of Members; and (3) Statement of Witnesses.
Descriptors: Paying for College, Federal Aid, Tuition, Public Colleges, Student Financial Aid, Politics of Education, Educational Finance, Access to Education, Hearings, Financial Support, Debate, Position Papers, Higher Education, Federal Legislation, Federal Regulation
US House of Representatives. Washington, DC 20515. Available from: U.S. Government Printing Office, 732 N. Capitol Street, Washington, DC 20401. Tel: 866-512-1800; Fax: 202-512-2104; Web site: http://gpoaccess.gov
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: Higher Education
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and the Workforce.