House Launches New Attack on College Access and Affordability
House Budget Committee’s FY19 Budget Resolution Demands Massive Cuts to Education Funding

June 21, 2018
Statement of James Kvaal

The House Budget Committee’s fiscal year 2019 Budget Resolution calls for astonishing cuts to student financial aid as part of a package that exceeds $200 billion over the next decade. The simultaneous cuts to student loans and Pell Grants would be a devastating one-two punch to students already struggling to afford college.