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The Obama Administration’s Unprecedented Assault On For-Profit Education

On July 1, the Obama administration’s gainful employment rules are scheduled to come into effect. These regulations will effectively destroy for-profit post-secondary education in the U.S. — making an entire industry fall victim to President Obama’s reflexive distrust of a profit motive in education and his disturbing enthusiasm for picking winners and losers in the private sector….


Keep The Future Here: Why America’s High-Skilled Immigration Policy Fails Us All

America’s current immigration policy is designed to provide international students with the best higher education in the world. Upon graduation, however, their visas expire, and they are faced with the possibility of deportation or enduring the long and uncertain process of applying for an H-1B visa. The irony: many of these students are ready and…


How To Reform America’s Colleges

Almost four years ago, President Barack Obama set a goal for the United States: that we would have the highest proportion of college graduates in the world. His reasons were both aspirational and practical. On one hand, the President’s goal is motivated by his belief that education is an indispensable rung on the ladder of…

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