ERIC Number: ED499039
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2007
Reference Count: N/A
Paying for a College Education: Barriers and Solutions for Students and Families. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness. Committee on Education and Labor, U.S. House of Representatives, One Hundred Tenth Congress, First Session (May 1, 2007). Serial Number 110-29
US House of Representatives
This hearing is the third of three on reauthorization of the Higher Education Act, and focused on the core mission of the act, removing financial barriers to college. Statements and testimony are included from: Honorable Jason Altmire, Congressional Representative from Pennsylvania; Honorable Ruben Hinojosa, Chairman, Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness; Honorable Ric Keller, Senior Republican Member, Subcommittee on Higher Education, Lifelong Learning, and Competitiveness; James A. Boyle, President, College Parents of America; Dr. A. Dallas Martin, Jr., President, National Association of Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA); Claude Pressnell, Vice Chairperson, Advisory Committee on Student Financial Aid; and Luke Swarthout, Higher Education Advocate, United States Public Interest Research Group (U.S. PIRG).
Descriptors: Higher Education, Federal Aid, Advisory Committees, Hearings, Student Financial Aid, Educational Policy, Paying for College, Parent Financial Contribution, Access to Education, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Student Loan Programs
US House of Representatives. Available from: US Government Printing Office. 732 North 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 Labor.