These letters are key policy letters and other letters that may be of interest, signed by the Education Secretary or Deputy Secretary and are provided by the Executive Secretariat, Office of the Secretary.
Letters from 2023
November 6, 2023—Joint Letter with Secretary of Agriculture Thomas J. Vilsack on affordable health insurance through Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP), or the Affordable Care Act
Letters from 2022
November 14, 2022—Letter from Secretary on addressing the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on college and career preparation opportunities and the ability of students to successfully transition into postsecondary education
July 19, 2022—Letter from Secretary on School Discipline
Letters from 2021
February 27, 2021—Acting Secretary’s Letter to Matthew Miller, Acting Commissioner for the Bureau of the Fiscal Service, Department of the Treasury, requesting and recommending an exemption for small business owners, currently delinquent on a Federal student loan, to obtain loans through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP)