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Blog Post · January 29, 2015

Commentary: Obama’s Community College Plan No Panacea

This commentary was published today by the Washington Post.

President Obama’s proposal to make community colleges free is a valiant effort to address the rising demand for skilled workers throughout the nation and to improve college access for low-income students. As states consider his proposal, they would be wise to look to California . . .

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