Making community college tuition-free has “no political downside.” Free four-year degrees are a tougher political sell.
President Joe Biden is signing an executive order directing the Department of Education to review the Trump administration’s controversial Title IX policy guidelines for handling sexual assault on K-12 and college campuses.
Advocates want Joe Biden and Miguel Cardona to oust Mark Brown, the head of the Federal Student Aid office.
The decision was made without Miguel Cardona, President Biden's nominee to run the Education Department.
In testimony during his confirmation hearing, Cardona, who most recently served as Connecticut's education commissioner, received bipartisan praise.
Joe Biden’s pick for education secretary will have lots to do in order to roll back the Trump administration’s policy on how colleges handle sexual assault allegations.
Cardona currently serves as commissioner of education in Connecticut.