House Democrats’ new relief proposal earmarks $39B for higher ed

Dive Brief: Dive Insight: The House approved the original iteration of the HEROES Act this spring, a $3 trillion proposal immediately written off Senate Republicans, who said it included too many elements unrelated to the pandemic.  The bill pegs about $27 billion for...

House Democrats’ relief bill sets aside $37B for higher ed

  Dive Brief: The new coronavirus relief effort by House Democrats earmarks more than $37 billion for higher education and makes clear that international and undocumented college students can’t be excluded from emergency aid. The proposed $3 trillion Health and...