Public Statement
STATEMENT: DFI Statement on President Biden’s Latest Student Loan Cancellation Plan

President Biden does not have the legal authority he claims to carry out mass loan Read More

In the News
Real Clear Education | Op-Ed: Biden Administration’s Rule Change Threatens Funding for the Most Disadvantaged Students

Despite its stated goal of expanding access to higher education for “students from the most disadvantaged backgrounds Read More

In the News
City Journal | Op-Ed: The Biden Administration Benches Female Athletes

To label the administration’s proposed changes as highly controversial would be an Read More

Press Release
PRESS RELEASE: DFI Statement on ‘Respecting the First Amendment on Campus Act’

This bill pushes back against the harsh illiberalism that has swept across too many of our colleges and universities in recent Read More

Press Release
PRESS RELEASE: DFI Sues Biden Administration for Refusing to Produce Records Related to Potential Ethics Issues Arising Out of Student Loan Litigation 

DFI filed a lawsuit today for access to records that probe the relationship between the U.S. Department of Education and a public interest Read More

In the News
Real Clear Policy | Op-Ed: Save America from SAVE Loan Forgiveness

Public discussion of student loan forgiveness has waned since the Supreme Court struck down the Biden administration’s $430 billion mass Read More

Press Release
PRESS RELEASE: DFI Joins Fight for Education Freedom, Parents’ Rights in South Carolina Supreme Court Case

DFI joined with two former South Carolina State Superintendents of Education—Mick Zais and Barbara Nielsen—to fight for education Read More

Press Release
PRESS RELEASE: DFI Supports State of Idaho in its Fight to Protect Public Schools’ Legal Right to Maintain Sex Segregated Locker Rooms, Bathrooms

DFI supports the state of Idaho in its fight to protect public schools' legal right to maintain sex segregated locker rooms and Read More

Press Release
PRESS RELEASE: DFI Demands Civil Rights Investigation into an Illinois Public School Segregating Students, Classes by Race

DFI filed a civil rights complaint today with the U.S. Department of Education demanding it investigate Evanston Township High Read More

Press Release
PRESS RELEASE: DFI Releases Statement on House Vote to Stop Biden’s Backdoor Student Loan Forgiveness Scheme

WASHINGTON—Defense of Freedom Institute for Policy Studies (DFI) President and Co-Founder Bob Eitel released the following statement Read More

Press Release
PRESS RELEASE: DFI Releases Statement on Bipartisan Passage of DETERRENT Act

The DETERRENT Act brings much-needed transparency and accountability to the billions of dollars flowing into American higher education Read More

Blog
BLOG: Lawsuit Challenges Montgomery County for Shutting Taxpayers Out

Two Montgomery County citizens are suing their local school board over its refusal to allow them into a meeting at which the board Read More

Public Statement
STATEMENT: The Defense of Freedom Institute Releases Statement on the DETERRENT Act

America's foreign adversaries are working overtime to buy their way into universities using lucrative gifts and contracts. Countries like Read More

In the News
Fox News | Op-Ed: Widespread student support of Hamas attacks exposes ‘moral bankruptcy’ of US higher education

As Hamas carried out unspeakable horror against Israeli civilians, out came a litany of student groups on campuses across the country Read More

Press Release
PRESS RELEASE: DFI Leads Coalition to Block Biden Administration and Accreditors from Illegal Regulation of Private Companies Providing Online Higher Education Services

A coalition of former U.S. Department of Education (ED) officials is leading the charge to stop a large higher education accrediting Read More

In the News
National Review | Op-Ed: Biden’s Zombie Student-Loan Bailout Continues to Stalk Taxpayers

You thought the Biden administration was done with going around Congress to reward key constituencies? Think Read More

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Washington Examiner | Op-Ed: The long march of the campus Title IX coordinators

The administration’s Title IX rulemaking is a master class in how the Left leverages centralized regulatory power to embed Read More

In the News
Fox News | Op-Ed: Biden Just Invented a New Way to Rob Taxpayers for Student Debt Heist

After the Supreme Court ruled on President Biden’s illegal student loan bailout scheme, the scheduled return to loan repayment should Read More