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Carol Shea-Porter and 130 Members of Congress sent a letter today to Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos urging her to reverse a decision to rescind Obama-era memos on student loan servicing reforms. The reforms had included new consumer protections for borrowers and improvements to the quality of federal loan servicing.
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) today co-introduced the Veterans Education Relief and Restoration Act (VERRA), a bill to assist veterans who lost Post-9/11 GI Bill benefits due to recent for-profit college closures, including Nashua’s Daniel Webster College, a subsidiary of ITT Tech, which closed in 2016.
February 27, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Carol Shea-Porter (NH-01) released the following statement regarding President Trump’s budget blueprint:
February 22, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Shea-Porter today released a statement on reports that President Trump’s upcoming budget may eliminate national service programs, including AmeriCorps:
January 24, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Shea-Porter has been appointed again to the House Education and Workforce Committee, where she will continue to support working families, defend access to health care, and promote access to education for all.