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New York Times Article: "Senate Leaders Reconsider Ban on Pell Grants for Prisoners"

February 16, 2018 In the Press

Erica L. Green's recent article in The New York Times reports the recent efforts by senate education leaders to reinstate federal Pell Grants to prisoners, which would provide subsidies for college courses. She explains, "The move would reverse a decades-old decision to strike the benefit from the higher education law and signal a shift toward recognizing education as a centerpiece in efforts to overhaul criminal justice law."

Read the full article here.