Another Department of Ed Official Admits its ‘Guidance’ on Title IX isn’t Legally Binding

October 6, 2015

By Greg Piper at The College Fix

The Senate GOP, of all institutions, is leading the charge against the Department of Education’s rampant abuse of its authority by way of unenforceable “guidance” that it uses to threaten colleges and universities.

Two weeks ago Sen. Lamar Alexander of Tennessee browbeat a senior Ed official into admitting that its guidance – the source of practically every change in how colleges handle sexual-assault allegations for the past several years – isn’t binding because it hasn’t gone through notice-and-comment procedures...