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State Cuts to Public Funding of Higher Education Responsible For Increases In Tuition Costs

Michael Leachman: Tuition costs are rising as states respond to the recession by cutting public funding to higher education, with cuts averaging 28% on a per pupil basis Story Transcript JESSICA DESVARIEUX, TRNN PRODUCER: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Jessica Desvarieux in Baltimore. As most parents and students know, college is expensive. But […]