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Public Testimony: Alexis Goldstein calls on ED Department to Reinstate MOUs with the CFPB
October 4, 2017 – 11:26 am
Public Testimony: Alexis Goldstein calls on ED Department to Reinstate MOUs with the CFPB

Today at a public hearing at the Department of Education, AFR’s senior policy analyst gave testimony about the need to reinstate the Memorandum of Understanding with the CFPB, ended by Secretary DeVos to widespread criticism.

AFR Statement: Dismantling the gainful employment rule will unleash a new wave of waste, fraud, and abuse
August 17, 2017 – 2:35 pm

“The Department of Education’s action today to eviscerate the Gainful Employment rule is a yet another example of Secretary Betsy DeVos working for wealthy for-profit college executives instead of students striving for a better life,” said Alexis Goldstein, Senior Policy Analyst at Americans for Financial Reform.

Letter to Congress: AFR, 51 organizations Oppose Riders to Weaken Student Protections
June 21, 2016 – 12:27 pm

“AFR joined 51 other organizations to oppose any appropriations provision that would delay or block implementation of the Education Department’s gainful employment regulation or otherwise weaken or stall student protections from unscrupulous actors in the 2017 Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations bill”