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The Advocate
Higher education leaders to Legislature: give us funding or give us tuition autonomyAs Louisiana lawmakers spar over the $600 million shortfall in next year’s budg
Higher education leaders to Legislature: give us funding or give us tuition autonomy
The Advocate / Posted 3 hours ago
As Louisiana lawmakers spar over the $600 million shortfall in next year’s budget, leaders of the state’s colleges and universities are bracing for what is likely to be higher ed’s 16th cut in nine years. The most recent version of the budget,... Read more
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Island Packet
How SC’s leaders have failed South Caroliniansfail to fix the problems. And they are not held accountable. Gov. Nikki Haley
How SC’s leaders have failed South Carolinians
Island Packet / Posted 7 hours ago
fail to fix the problems. And they are not held accountable. Gov. Nikki Haley and some lawmakers blame the lingering impact of the Great Recession. Others say years of devotion to the idea that government is too big have resulted in a government... Read more
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The Advocate
Higher education leaders to Legislature: give us funding or give us tuition autonomyAs Louisiana lawmakers spar over the $600 million shortfall in next year’s budg
Higher education leaders to Legislature: give us funding or give us tuition autonomy
The Advocate / Posted 8 hours ago
As Louisiana lawmakers spar over the $600 million shortfall in next year’s budget, leaders of the state’s colleges and universities are bracing for what is likely to be higher ed’s 16th cut in nine years. The most recent version of the budget,... Read more
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The Telegraph
Space for men in UGC harass rulesNew Delhi, May 29: Male students will be able to file cases of sexual harassmen
Space for men in UGC harass rules
The Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
New Delhi, May 29: Male students will be able to file cases of sexual harassment under new regulations that the University Grants Commission has notified for the first time. The UGC (Prevention, prohibition and redressal of sexual harassment of... Read more
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The Telegraph
Men get harass-law spaceMale students will be able to lodge cases of sexual harassment under new regula
Men get harass-law space
The Telegraph / Posted 10 hours ago
Male students will be able to lodge cases of sexual harassment under new regulations that the University Grants Commission has notified. The UGC (Prevention, Prohibition and Redressal of Sexual Harassment of Women Employees and Students in Higher... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Sexual Assault On Campus: "We Believe You"seniors, college personnel, and law-enforcement (both police and prosecutors).
Sexual Assault On Campus: "We Believe You"
Op-Ed News / Posted 16 hours ago
seniors, college personnel, and law-enforcement (both police and prosecutors). It needs to be placed in college and university bookstores, including those schools featured as being on the wrong side of this public epidemic. (Yes, there is a... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Roses and thorns:of both Confederate and Union soldiers interred there. Memorial Day was officia
Roses and thorns:
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted yesterday
of both Confederate and Union soldiers interred there. Memorial Day was officially proclaimed a national holiday by an act of Congress in 1971. Amid all of the activities typical to a long holiday weekend, we should pause to remember with... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
African American NC lawmakers criticize tuition-slashing billNorth Carolina’s black lawmakers and political activists are critical of a stat
African American NC lawmakers criticize tuition-slashing bill
The Charlotte Post / Posted yesterday
North Carolina’s black lawmakers and political activists are critical of a state Senate bill that would lower tuition at five public colleges, including three historically black campuses. Bill 873, the Access to Affordable College Education Act,... Read more
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The News & Observer
5 Democrats vie for 13th District congressional seatIredell to Guilford counties. No incumbent is in the mix, and candidates have
5 Democrats vie for 13th District congressional seat
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
Iredell to Guilford counties. No incumbent is in the mix, and candidates have a rare chance to win a seat with just a fraction of the vote. Those factors combined to make the 13th the state’s most crowded field in the June 7 N.C. congressional... Read more
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McDonough County Voice
LaHood talks tech: U.S. Rep Darin LaHood discusses expanding federal computer programthat passed the Science, Space and Technology Committee on Wednesday. It update
LaHood talks tech: U.S. Rep Darin LaHood discusses expanding federal computer program
McDonough County Voice / Posted yesterday
that passed the Science, Space and Technology Committee on Wednesday. It updates the original High Performance Computing Act of 1991 that led to the forming of the Networking and Information Technology Research and Development Program. It also is... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
What’s next for Baylor? More lawsuits, investigations and penalties, experts sayFive years ago, Penn State University faced up to a child sex-abuse scandal in
What’s next for Baylor? More lawsuits, investigations and penalties, experts say
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
Five years ago, Penn State University faced up to a child sex-abuse scandal in its football program, embracing a scathing investigative report and acknowledging its failures. But the fallout continued. Sports regulators hit the school with $60... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
N.C. governor race nation's 'marquee' matchupofficials agreed. "The Tar Heel State's statehouse race has always been the ma
N.C. governor race nation's 'marquee' matchup
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted yesterday
officials agreed. "The Tar Heel State's statehouse race has always been the marquee gubernatorial contest this cycle," the University of Virginia's Center for Politics wrote last month in labeling the state's gubernatorial race as a toss-up. Gov.... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Is Oklahoma trying to be America’s least progressive state?let transgender students use facilities that match their gender identity, he kn
Is Oklahoma trying to be America’s least progressive state?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted yesterday
let transgender students use facilities that match their gender identity, he knew what was coming. Stevenson and other activists had spent months working successfully to thwart 27 bills they saw as anti-LGBT – the most of any state this year.... Read more
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The Christian Post
Christian Schools Are Lowering Standards to Attract Studentsfor Advancement at Bryan College in Tennessee and consulting vice president for
Christian Schools Are Lowering Standards to Attract Students
The Christian Post / Posted yesterday
for Advancement at Bryan College in Tennessee and consulting vice president for Advancement and Alumni Affairs at Liberty University in Virginia. Some time ago, in conversation with a Christian school administrator, I was told of his schools... Read more
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The Oklahoman
More Oklahoma cuts necessary after passage of $6.8B budgetFund, leaving the state's emergency fund with a balance of about $241 million.
More Oklahoma cuts necessary after passage of $6.8B budget
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
Fund, leaving the state's emergency fund with a balance of about $241 million. The bill cuts the budgets of funding for colleges and universities by about $153 million, raising the possibility of steep tuition hikes. "I do believe there will be... Read more
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Style Weekly
Newest Community Power PlayerApproaching his first year in office as the president of the University of Rich
Newest Community Power Player
Style Weekly / Posted yesterday
Approaching his first year in office as the president of the University of Richmond, Ronald A. Crutcher has been working hard on three fronts. One is to make the highly ranked liberal arts school affordable to students from all kinds of economic... Read more
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Brandon Sun
As I See Itrealm, it is almost exclusively the duty of a party whip that discipline is uph
As I See It
Brandon Sun / Posted 2 days ago
realm, it is almost exclusively the duty of a party whip that discipline is upheld, votes are attended, and party members act according to the banner under which they were elected. Bokhari’s departure signals rough waters for Grits For the... Read more
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heraldscotland
Professor: Scotland should have Christian universitiesMr Fraser said: "A Christian university would teach and research within the pre
Professor: Scotland should have Christian universities
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
Mr Fraser said: "A Christian university would teach and research within the pre-suppositional framework of a Christian world view. It would welcome people of all faiths and none to its student body. "The Scottish Government should rethink the... Read more
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The News & Observer
HB2 has uncertain impact on sports locker rooms | News & Observer May 27, 2016 11:48 AM Experts, including law’s architect
HB2 has uncertain impact on sports locker rooms
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
| News & Observer May 27, 2016 11:48 AM Experts, including law’s architect, not sure about ramifications Coaches, journalists potentially could be... Read more
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Gawker
The Scandal at Baylor Makes it Clear Penn State Did Nothing to Change College Footballroom of the school’s hallowed football stadium over a period decades, and that
The Scandal at Baylor Makes it Clear Penn State Did Nothing to Change College Football
Gawker / Posted 2 days ago
room of the school’s hallowed football stadium over a period decades, and that further the abuse had been covered up by university officials who deemed the sanctity of their football program to be paramount to any form of tangible justice for... Read more
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Daily Mail
Kenneth Starr breaks silence after losing his job as Baylor presidentas president Kenneth Starr released a statement Thursday evening after being f
Kenneth Starr breaks silence after losing his job as Baylor president
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
as president Kenneth Starr released a statement Thursday evening after being fired from his post as president at Baylor University in Waco, Texas Starr apologized to victims who may have suffered over the school's mishandling of sex assault... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Sexual-assault review shakes Baylor; Briles outBaylor sexual-assault timeline WACO, Texas — Baylor University, the largest Ba
Sexual-assault review shakes Baylor; Briles out
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Baylor sexual-assault timeline WACO, Texas — Baylor University, the largest Baptist school in the U.S., has been contending with cascading reports of sexual assaults committed by football players and, more broadly, complaints by students, alumni and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Four on board to lead search at Higher Edannounced Monday that he was resigning to take a job as vice president for fina
Four on board to lead search at Higher Ed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
announced Monday that he was resigning to take a job as vice president for finance and administration at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia. Chairman Bob Crafton of Rogers will serve on the committee with secretary Chris Gilliam of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
University of Arkansas System notebookBoard OKs jumps in schools' tuitions The University of Arkansas System board o
University of Arkansas System notebook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Board OKs jumps in schools' tuitions The University of Arkansas System board of trustees approved tuition and fee rates for all of its schools Thursday. Students at the Fayetteville campus will face a 3.5 percent tuition and fee increase for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Troubling Signs for TUThe academic instabilities that have marred the University of Liberia as a resu
Troubling Signs for TU
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
The academic instabilities that have marred the University of Liberia as a result of continuous demonstrations and protest by students of the premier state run university might surface at the William V. S. Tubman University in the southeastern region... Read more
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dna
Andhra Pradesh AP ICET Result 2016 to be declared today on May 27 at 9 AM @apicet.net.inStudents take note! The Andhra Pradesh University is likely to declare the Inte
Andhra Pradesh AP ICET Result 2016 to be declared today on May 27 at 9 AM @apicet.net.in
dna / Posted 3 days ago
Students take note! The Andhra Pradesh University is likely to declare the Integrated Common Entrance Test (APICET 2016) Results today i.e May 27. The board will declare the result at 9 am so all you students have to do is visit the website and... Read more
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Daily Princetonian
Purdue President Mitch Daniels '71 discusses liberal arts learning, education inequality“The proper scope of a university, in one soundbite, is to prepare citizens for
Purdue President Mitch Daniels '71 discusses liberal arts learning, education inequality
Daily Princetonian / Posted 3 days ago
“The proper scope of a university, in one soundbite, is to prepare citizens for a free society. A successful free society needs technologists, it needs philosophers, it needs people of integrity and public life,” Mitch Daniels ’71, president of... Read more
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Broomfield Enterprise
Boulder Valley graduating seniors prepare to start college as first-generation studentsCentaurus High graduating senior Maria Robles is heading to the University of N
Boulder Valley graduating seniors prepare to start college as first-generation students
Broomfield Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Centaurus High graduating senior Maria Robles is heading to the University of Northern Colorado in the fall to study nursing — fulfilling a dream not just for herself, but also her family. "From my entire family, I'm the first one to go to college,"... Read more
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The Telegraph
What Calcutta wants from Didi 2.0means more jobs and our young won't have to migrate to make a living. Rein in
What Calcutta wants from Didi 2.0
The Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
means more jobs and our young won't have to migrate to make a living. Rein in the rogues Please empower police to act against any lawbreaker, irrespective of his/her clout or political affiliation. Please tell your party workers that you... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Five local students offered college scholarshipsFrom the Montana University System The Student Financial Services Office (SFS)
Five local students offered college scholarships
Char-Koosta News / Posted 3 days ago
From the Montana University System The Student Financial Services Office (SFS) within the Montana University System announced that students in your local area were offered the Montana University System Honor Scholarship worth an average of $16,000... Read more
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Salon.com
Timeline: Baylor contends with series of sex-assault reportsWACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University, the largest Baptist school in the U.S., h
Timeline: Baylor contends with series of sex-assault reports
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
WACO, Texas (AP) — Baylor University, the largest Baptist school in the U.S., has been contending for the past year with cascading reports of sexual assaults committed by football players and, more broadly, complaints by students, alumni and others... Read more
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dna
Check apicet.net.in | AP ICET Result 2016 to be declared today on May 27The Andhra Pradesh University is likely to declare the Integrated Common Entran
Check apicet.net.in | AP ICET Result 2016 to be declared today on May 27
dna / Posted 3 days ago
The Andhra Pradesh University is likely to declare the Integrated Common Entrance Test (AP ICET 2016) Results today i.e May 27. The board will declare the result at 9 am so all you students have to do is visit the website and check your... Read more
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Daily Mail
Baylor to fire football coach Briles, re-assign presidentKen Starr after review into handling of sexual assault allegations against play
Baylor to fire football coach Briles, re-assign president
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Ken Starr after review into handling of sexual assault allegations against players revealed 'fundamental failure' Baylor University's board of regents announced it will fire coach Art Briles The Baptist university says it has suspended him 'with... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Baylor firing football coach; stripped Ken Starr of president titleBaylor University is firing its star head football coach Art Briles and demoted
Baylor firing football coach; stripped Ken Starr of president title
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Baylor University is firing its star head football coach Art Briles and demoted its six-year president Kenneth Starr in the wake of a report that found "fundamental failures" by Baylor administrators to comply with federal laws requiring colleges to... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
REPORT: Baylor to fire Art Briles, announcment expected soonThe university issued the following press release revealing leadership changes,
REPORT: Baylor to fire Art Briles, announcment expected soon
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 3 days ago
The university issued the following press release revealing leadership changes, as well as the findings of the Pepper Hamilton report: Board of Regents apologizes to Baylor Nation; Dr. David Garland named interim University President; Ken Starr... Read more
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My EastText
Baylor to fire Art Briles, announcment expected soonThe university is expected to make the official announcement around 11:00 a.m.
Baylor to fire Art Briles, announcment expected soon
My EastText / Posted 3 days ago
The university is expected to make the official announcement around 11:00 a.m. Briles reportedly let the team know through a mass text message. The Pepper Hamilton report, which is also expected to be released Thursday afternoon, has been described... Read more
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The Express-Times
1st Pa. state school going to test-optional admissionsStarting with the spring of 2017, the university is piloting eliminating the ma
1st Pa. state school going to test-optional admissions
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Starting with the spring of 2017, the university is piloting eliminating the mandatory submission of an applicant's SAT and ACT scores. East Stroudsburg is the first Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education to go to test-optional admission for... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Tucker Hipps bill headed to South Carolina SenateBy Avery G. Wilks, awilks@thestate.com COLUMBIA, SC — A bill that would requir
Tucker Hipps bill headed to South Carolina Senate
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 3 days ago
By Avery G. Wilks, awilks@thestate.com COLUMBIA, SC — A bill that would require South Carolina public colleges to post online misconduct violations by fraternities and sororities could be headed to a vote on the Senate floor. The bill, named the... Read more
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11 News Houston
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
KING5 Seattle / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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Christian Today
John Webster dies at 60: Tribute to a leading theologian of his daythe greatest living theologians." Within academic theology, few would question
John Webster dies at 60: Tribute to a leading theologian of his day
Christian Today / Posted 3 days ago
the greatest living theologians." Within academic theology, few would question that assessment; beyond the universities and colleges, few have ever heard of him. In part, this is down to John's genuine humility. He was made a canon of Christchurch... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. windrug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he d
Sanders insists high turnout is key to Calif. win
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
drug addicts and addressing climate change. The crowd cheered loudest when he described his proposal to make public colleges and universities free and booed loudest when he asked if they carried student loans. "This is nuts," Sanders... Read more
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