Tag: Republican


Burr to Be Senate’s Top Republican on Education

February 1, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

Senator Richard Burr, from North Carolina, expects to be named Lamar Alexander’s successor as the Senate’s top Republican on the education committee, a source familiar with the senator’s thinking said Friday. A press release from Patty Murray of Washington, the […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

An error in Republican tax law could save public colleges millions — for now

January 14, 2019

Via: Education Dive

The glitch in the tax law comes as college executives’ pay continues to climb. Public colleges paid their chief executives an average of about $560,000 in the 2016-17 academic year, up 5% from the year before, according to data compiled […]