Plans for Free Community College Meet Resistance in Several States

Deste Lee, Daily Journal

Eric Clark, director of the Mississippi Board of Community Colleges, said some colleges worried that plans to make them tuition-free would deprive them of other funds.
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The first two months of this year’s state legislative sessions were a heady time for advocates of community colleges across the country.

Among this year’s batch of higher-­education bills were proposals for free community college in Mississippi...

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