Hearings On College's Begins Today
A series of hearings at the state Capitol will focus on how the recession has impacted college education in Minnesota. D-F-L State Representative Gene Pelowski of Winona says lawmakers need a clear picture of the impact of historic cuts, tuition increases and increased student debt.
He's talking about the U of M and MnSCU. The presentations take place today, and after the hearing, the committee will hear budget requests from University leaders.