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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

Recent Posts

  • 07.23.15

    Sweet Briar Returns

    Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.
  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
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Americans United to Protect Social Security - $6,288.48 spent on 9 trips
100.0% spent on Democratic Party
0.0% spent on Independent Party
0.0% spent on Republican Party

POMEROY, EARL RALPH - Democratic Party
March 24, 2005 - March 24, 2005 (1 days)
Rochester, MN
Purpose - Discuss Social Security
Total Cost - $889.81

NEAL, RICHARD E - Democratic Party
April 15, 2005 - April 16, 2005 (2 days)
Cleveland, OH - Hartford, OH
Purpose - To speak to group regarding Social Security Reform
Total Cost - $469.00

LEVIN, SANDER - Democratic Party
April 4, 2005 - April 4, 2005 (1 days)
Philadelphia, PA
Purpose - Invited to attend Town Hall
Total Cost - $250.00

LEVIN, SANDER - Democratic Party
May 16, 2005 - May 16, 2005 (1 days)
Erie, PA
Purpose - Invited to attend Town Hall
Total Cost - $313.30

BECERRA, XAVIER - Democratic Party
May 31, 2005 - June 1, 2005 (2 days)
Albuquerque, NM
Purpose - Congressman participated in Town Hall meeting on Social Security reform
Total Cost - $606.55

BERRY, MARION - Democratic Party
June 17, 2005 - June 20, 2005 (4 days)
Dayton, OH - New Albany, IN
Purpose - Roundtable discussions about Social Security
Total Cost - $1,546.19

MICHAUD, MICHAEL H - Democratic Party
June 17, 2005 - June 18, 2005 (2 days)
Dayton, OH
Purpose - Speaker at town hall meeting on the importance of Social Security to rural states
Total Cost - $872.97

ETHERIDGE, BOB - Democratic Party
June 19, 2005 - June 20, 2005 (2 days)
Louisville, KY
Purpose - Town hall to discuss importance of Social Security to rural Americans
Total Cost - $468.29

MICHAUD, MICHAEL H - Democratic Party
June 17, 2005 - June 18, 2005 (2 days)
Dayton, OH
Purpose - Speaker at town hall meeting on the importance of Social Security to rural states
Total Cost - $872.37

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President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)President Barack Obama delivers remarks at Henninger High School in Syracuse, New York, during the college affordability bus tour, Aug. 22, 2013. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)

Goodbye, College Ratings (For Now)

The Obama administration recently declared that it would no longer pursue a college ratings system based on accessibility, affordability and student success. And college presidents everywhere breathed a sigh of relief.

Recent Posts

  • 07.23.15

    Sweet Briar Returns

    Sweet Briar College was about to close after struggling with dwindling enrollment and other problems. An alumni group raised more than 20 million dollars in pledges to keep the doors open, but the school's survival is still deeply in doubt.
  • 07.15.15

    The Future of Historically Black Colleges

    Historically Black Colleges and Universities proliferated throughout the late 19th and early 20th centuries, when many white schools refused to admit African Americans, especially in the South. Our guest this week feels HBCUs still serve a crucial role in higher education.
  • 07.07.15

    Talking About Race in Schools

    Over the past year, race relations have dominated the news cycle. This can bring up difficult questions, especially for parents and teachers. Our guest Yolanda Moses says Americans need to find more ways to talk about race in schools.
  • 07.02.15

    Minorities and Special Ed

    For years policy makers believed that minorities were overrepresented in special education and that there was inherent bias in the way kids were being identified as disabled. A new study turns this idea on its head.