[WASHINGTON, DC] – U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) met Tuesday with Illinois College President Barbara Farley to discuss higher education issues including reauthorization of the Higher Education Act, making college textbooks more affordable and student loan reform measures.
“Illinois is home to some of the finest colleges and universities in the country,” Durbin said. “I was pleased to meet with both President Farley and the leaders from the Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities. We agree that reforms in higher education and investing in our students must continue to be one of our country’s highest priorities.”
The full press release and photos of the event can be found on Senator Durbin's web page.