"I don’t think there's any way you could look at this data and not come away with a tremendous sense of urgency."
The department's stated goal is to close Title IX investigations within 180 days. In its letter to Boxer, the Office for
For the first time in 13 years, the DOE now makes clear that states, school districts, and schools must make education resources equally available to all students without regard to race, color, or national origin. This is some of the unfinished business of the civil rights movement and a giant step forward for poor children, often children of color.
"That is our fault that we haven't always been transparent," she said. Lhamon added that she was hopeful there could be a
Senators this week frequently called it a "nuclear option," and one that has never been used against a higher education institution