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S. 2296 - Protecting Financial Aid for Students and Taxpayers Act

Education. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Higher Education Opportunity Act to restrict institutions of higher education from using revenues derived from Federal educational assistance funds for advertising, marketing, or recruiting purposes. (by CRS) 
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The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Protecting Financial Aid for Students and Taxpayers Act

S. 2296 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to amend the Higher Education Opportunity Act to restrict institutions of higher education from using revenues derived from Federal educational assistance funds for advertising, marketing, or recruiting purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Higher Education Opportunity Act to restrict institutions of higher education from using revenues derived from Federal educational assistance funds for advertising, marketing, or recruiting purposes.
Other Titles
  • Protecting Financial Aid for Students and Taxpayers Act
Sponsor
Kay R. Hagan
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Education
  • Education programs funding
  • Government lending and loan guarantees
  • Higher education
  • Marketing and advertising
  • School administration
  • Student aid and college costs
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Major Actions
Introduced4/18/2012
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced4/18/2012
4/18/2012Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

supported this bill

$287,131
$9,887,177
$10,174,308
$0
3 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Protecting Financial Aid for Students and Taxpayers Act

3 organizations supported this bill

American Association of University Professors
Curtis, John W. (2012, June 14). Access and Affordability for College Students. Retrieved October 17, 2012, from AAUP.
Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America
Rieckhoff, Paul & Tarantino, Tom (2012, July 25). IAVA Launches Aggressive Campaign to “Defend the New GI Bill,” Protect Student Veterans from Predatory For-Profit Schools. Retrieved October 17, 2012, from IAVA.
Student Veterans of America
SVA (2012, April 30). SVA Supports S. 2296: Protecting Financial Aid for Students and Taxpayers Act. Retrieved October 17, 2012, from SVA.

0 organizations opposed this bill

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$1,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$159,650$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$37,600$0
John BarrassoRWY$39,450$0
Max BaucusDMT$77,526$0
Mark BegichDAK$101,478$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$190,405$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$18,966$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$109,300$0
Roy BluntRMO$81,800$0
John BoozmanRAR$21,100$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$364,469$0
Scott P. BrownRMA$277,795$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$553,596$0
Richard BurrRNC$47,675$0
Maria CantwellDWA$93,234$0
Ben CardinDMD$93,975$0
Tom CarperDDE$24,416$0
Bob CaseyDPA$177,195$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$74,786$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$13,700$0
Tom CoburnROK$4,400$0
William Thad CochranRMS$38,700$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$112,150$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$49,377$0
Bob CorkerRTN$59,325$0
John CornynRTX$93,245$0
Mike CrapoRID$5,930$0
Jim DeMintRSC$20,002$0
Dick DurbinDIL$285,250$0
Mike EnziRWY$500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$68,792$0
Al FrankenDMN$595,347$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$349,619$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$53,953$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$22,800$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$356,360$0
Tom HarkinDIA$151,950$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$37,250$0
Dean HellerRNV$19,158$0
John HoevenRND$10,000$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$15,500$0
Jim InhofeROK$19,190$0
Dan InouyeDHI$56,900$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$32,050$0
Mike JohannsRNE$11,950$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$17,676$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$60,950$0
John F. KerryDMA$92,100$0
Mark KirkRIL$130,509$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$83,844$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$2,000$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$229,894$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$96,832$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$26,450$0
Mike LeeRUT$10,199$0
Carl LevinDMI$227,100$0
Joe LiebermanICT$-4,400$0
Dick LugarRIN$83,437$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$45,813$0
John McCainRAZ$60,625$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$331,986$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$180,900$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$71,750$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$286,222$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$88,699$0
Jerry MoranRKS$23,300$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$15,100$0
Patty MurrayDWA$168,738$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$8,500$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$114,009$0
Rand PaulRKY$57,317$0
Rob PortmanROH$58,880$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$32,700$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$66,150$0
Harry ReidDNV$206,400$0
Jim RischRID$9,200$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$28,700$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$146,964$0
Marco RubioRFL$87,908$0
Bernie SandersIVT$49,380$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$133,275$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$58,250$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$254,182$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$44,950$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$5,900$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$131,536$0
Jon TesterDMT$141,921$0
John ThuneRSD$41,700$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$116,997$0
Mark UdallDCO$305,590$0
Tom UdallDNM$197,202$0
David VitterRLA$38,330$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$306,346$0
Jim WebbDVA$6,800$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$55,833$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$55,650$0
Ron WydenDOR$55,200$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$1,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$159,650$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$37,600$0
John BarrassoRWY$39,450$0
Max BaucusDMT$77,526$0
Mark BegichDAK$101,478$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$190,405$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$18,966$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$109,300$0
Roy BluntRMO$81,800$0
John BoozmanRAR$21,100$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$364,469$0
Scott P. BrownRMA$277,795$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$553,596$0
Richard BurrRNC$47,675$0
Maria CantwellDWA$93,234$0
Ben CardinDMD$93,975$0
Tom CarperDDE$24,416$0
Bob CaseyDPA$177,195$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$74,786$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$13,700$0
Tom CoburnROK$4,400$0
William Thad CochranRMS$38,700$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$112,150$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$0$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$49,377$0
Bob CorkerRTN$59,325$0
John CornynRTX$93,245$0
Mike CrapoRID$5,930$0
Jim DeMintRSC$20,002$0
Dick DurbinDIL$285,250$0
Mike EnziRWY$500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$68,792$0
Al FrankenDMN$595,347$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$349,619$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$53,953$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$22,800$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$356,360$0
Tom HarkinDIA$151,950$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$37,250$0
Dean HellerRNV$19,158$0
John HoevenRND$10,000$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$15,500$0
Jim InhofeROK$19,190$0
Dan InouyeDHI$56,900$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$32,050$0
Mike JohannsRNE$11,950$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$17,676$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$60,950$0
John F. KerryDMA$92,100$0
Mark KirkRIL$130,509$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$83,844$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$2,000$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$229,894$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$96,832$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$26,450$0
Mike LeeRUT$10,199$0
Carl LevinDMI$227,100$0
Joe LiebermanICT$-4,400$0
Dick LugarRIN$83,437$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$45,813$0
John McCainRAZ$60,625$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$331,986$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$180,900$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$71,750$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$286,222$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$88,699$0
Jerry MoranRKS$23,300$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$15,100$0
Patty MurrayDWA$168,738$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$8,500$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$114,009$0
Rand PaulRKY$57,317$0
Rob PortmanROH$58,880$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$32,700$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$66,150$0
Harry ReidDNV$206,400$0
Jim RischRID$9,200$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$28,700$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$146,964$0
Marco RubioRFL$87,908$0
Bernie SandersIVT$49,380$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$133,275$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$58,250$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$254,182$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$44,950$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$5,900$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$131,536$0
Jon TesterDMT$141,921$0
John ThuneRSD$41,700$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$116,997$0
Mark UdallDCO$305,590$0
Tom UdallDNM$197,202$0
David VitterRLA$38,330$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$306,346$0
Jim WebbDVA$6,800$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$55,833$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$55,650$0
Ron WydenDOR$55,200$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Schools & colleges$9,887,177
Military$287,131

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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