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Prime Minister Blair answered questions from members of his party and the opposition. Questions focused on university tuition fees. British… read more

Prime Minister Blair answered questions from members of his party and the opposition. Questions focused on university tuition fees. British universities are heavily subsidized by the government and higher education is mostly free. Blair has proposed a raise in the tuition cap that universities can charge students. His plan has students paying tuition following graduation, once they are employed. The so-called top-up fees are facing opposition from the Conservatives, Liberal Democrats, and from some MPs within Blair’s Labour Party. close

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Program ID:
179349-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Foreign Legislature
Location:
London, United Kingdom
First Aired:
Dec 03, 2003 | 6:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 08, 2003 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Dec 03, 2003 | 6:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 07, 2003 | 8:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 08, 2003 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 1