Sector turns to ads, rallies and big Washington names to fight Congress and the Obama administration.
Students and employees gather in Washington to speak out against "gainful employment" regulations and Congressional action.
Tom Harkin, the senator leading Congressional scrutiny of for-profit higher education, defends his reliance on an investor who bets that the sector has seen its best days.
Partisan divide in for-profit debate intensifies as Tom Harkin's committee examines student outcomes and profit margins.
As community colleges are celebrated at White House summit, for-profit colleges go on the offensive.
NEA leaders criticize colleges that make deals with for-profit higher ed, but NEA does its own such deal.
With tension of for-profit scrutiny in the air, leaders of online institutions convene in Washington to fret over state, federal oversight.
Princeton Review looking to expand program offering Massachusetts community colleges accelerated health science degree programs to students willing to pay more.
Several major for-profit colleges make senior hires of officials with long histories in nonprofit higher education.
Since start of 2010, quarterly disclosures show federal lobbying expenditures on behalf of the sector have nearly doubled -- from $1.3 million to close to $2.6 million.
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