John Baer: Cut college aid? Brilliant, folks

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Philadelphia Inquirer

Columnist John Baer believes the governor’s direction on higher education is clear in his budget proposal: less support for schools, more burden on those attending them. “I understand that higher-ed costs are too high, and that overall government spending needs to be to cut. But mindsets that hold that our only option is lopping funding in huge chunks all at once … are mindsets that belong in a corner, capped and facing a wall.”