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  • Education Committee Examines College Affordability
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    College Affordability

    The House Education and Labor Committee hosted the first in a planned series of five hearings to address the costs of higher education. Former Bush and Obama administration economic policy…

  • Washington Journal Beth Akers Discusses Free Public College Tuition Programs
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    New York State Free Public College Tuition Program

    Beth Akers talked about New York’s new program to make state and city universities tuition-free for families with annual incomes up to $125,000.

  • Beth Akers Discusses emGame of Loansem
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    Game of Loans

    Beth Akers, co-author of Game of Loans: The Rhetoric and Reality of Student Debt, argued that the student loan crisis in the United States was overblown and that going into debt to obtain a…