As Congress takes up the important task of reauthorizing the Higher Education Act this year, Northeastern offers policy recommendations that acknowledge the role that automation and artificial intelligence play in the 21st century workforce.
Amidst the debate regarding DACA, Northeastern sent a statement to our Congressional delegation urging them to extend the program and maintain protections for DREAMers.
As 2017 draws to a close, DC has been abuzz with activity. Each of these developments impacts Northeastern significantly and will dictate much of our Government Relations agenda in 2018.
Although we applaud the Senate for maintaining important tax benefits that help make college more accessible and affordable for our students and alumni, Northeastern University is opposed to the Senate’s Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. In its current form, the Senate tax bill would negatively impact our ability to fulfill our educational and research missions.
Here in the Government Relations office at Northeastern, we continue to engage with our elected officials and leverage our strong relationships in D.C. so that they do everything possible to ensure the final tax bill protects the interests of the Northeastern community.
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