With the House of Representatives prepared to begin debate today on
legislation to renew the Higher Education Act, Republican leaders unveiled a
set of changes late Tuesday aimed at softening some of the provisions to
which college groups most object. But while higher education lobbyists
generally welcomed the nod in their direction, most said the changes were
too modest to win them over.

 The most significant changes contained in the
"manager's amendment" released by the leaders of the House Committee on
Education and the Workforce:


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