College Cost Reduction Act of 2007 report, together with minority views (to accompany H.R. 2669) (including cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office). by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Education and Labor.

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  • Education, Higher -- United States -- Finance,
  • Federal aid to higher education -- United States,
  • Educational law and legislation -- United States

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SeriesReport / 110th Congress, 1st session, House of Representatives -- 110-210.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF32 .E3 2007c
The Physical Object
Pagination144 p. ;
Number of Pages144
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Open LibraryOL17634330M
OCLC/WorldCa156992168

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The College Cost Reduction and Access Act of cuts lender subsidies and redirects these savings toward important programs designed to improve college access. STAT. PUBLIC LAW –84—SEPT.

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COLLEGE COST REDUCTION ACT OF -- (Senate - J ) BREAK IN TRANSCRIPT. Mr. SANDERS. Mr. President, I think all of us understand that both for the sake of our country and for the millions of young people in our country, we need fundamental changes in the way we do higher education in America.

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