Senators Want To Close Federal Funding Loophole Exploited By For-Profit Colleges

Senators Want To Close Federal Funding Loophole Exploited By For Profit Colleges

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Each year for-profit colleges receive billions of dollars in Post 9/11 GI Bill benefits by exploiting a loophole in the rules that govern how these institutions collect federal funds. Once again, a group of senators has set out to change the way in which these schools count student aid, this time by urging the Department of Education to take an aggressive stand.

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Former White House Adviser Says US Gov’t Sees Positive Impact of Games

"There's an interest in seeing if games can be used to address societal challenges."

Video games and government have a long history, one which is rooted in controversy around virtual violence. But now, someone who worked at the White House for nearly two years on its digital media team and sat in on meetings following the Newtown massacre, says the United States government is changing.

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