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Yes, the Trump Budget Would Hurt Students — but It Could Be Worse

Tim Foley for The Chronicle

July 16, 2017 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

There is much to worry about in the major spending cuts the Trump administration advocates in its first budget proposal to Congress, which includes a $9.2-billion (13.5 percent) cut in funds for the Department of Education.

Some of the cuts would be...

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