Bill to Provide ‘Free’ College Tuition Advances in Vermont

Le·gal In·sur·rec·tion | 2/19/2019 | Mike LaChance
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Vermont perennially ranks dead-last in the country for state funding, per-student, on public higher education. The state’s financial neglect of the Vermont State Colleges is decades old, and has translated into regular layoffs, sky-high tuition and low college-going rates.

But a bill to offer Vermonters free tuition at public colleges, a nonstarter in previous years, is suddenly getting traction – and some think the tide could be turning. They point to “free college” programs popping up in other states and the platforms of presidential candidates, new revenues coming into...
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