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Elite Colleges Are Making It Easy For Conservatives To Dislike Them

by Jack Goldsmith, Adrian Vermeulevia The Washington Post
Thursday, November 30, 2017

Drew Gilpin Faust, the president of Harvard University, has been lobbying in Washington against a Republican proposal to tax large university endowments and make other tax and spending changes that might adversely affect universities. Faust says the endowment tax would be a “blow at the strength of American higher education” and that the suite of proposals lacks “policy logic.”