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Senator Schumer’s “Make College Affordable Act”

…more like a “Make College More Expensive Act.”
This legislation only creates incentives for colleges to raise tuition costs and, as The New York Sun opines, it “will depress college attendance among the poorest students.”
When will the public catch on?

Candace de Russy is a nationally recognized expert on education and cultural issues.

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The 24 Democrats

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