Archived Actions

November 2010

A petition urging Congress to make college affordabilty a priority by funding the projected $5.7 billion Pell Grant shortfall, and extending and improving the American Opportunity Tax Credit (AOTC).

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July 2010

A petition urging the Department of Education to issue the draft regulations for "gainful employment."

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April 2010

A petition urging Members of Congress to co-sponsor legislation to restore fair treatment for private student loan borrowers in bankruptcy.

March 2010

A petition urging members of the House to support student loan reform and college affordability in budget reconciliation.

March 2010

A petition urging members of the Senate to support student loan reform and college affordability in budget reconciliation.

December 2009

A petition urging members of the Senate to ensure theConsumer Financial Protection Agency has strong provisions to protect consumers from dangerous private student loans.

June 2009

A petition to prevent the taxation of debt forgiven through Income-Based and Income-Contingent Repayment.

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November 2008

Petition urgiing the requirment of lenders to offer new consumer protections in exchange for government assistance.

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September 2008

A bill to ensure that California students get accurate information about the risks and costs of private student loans is awaiting Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's signature. Please urge him to sign the bill by September 30, 2008.

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