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State Funding for Higher Education Shrinks as Families Face Increases in College Tuition

A new series from The Texas Tribune highlights the struggles Texans face in paying for college in the state – and also the struggle the state faces in funding its public colleges and universities. Reporter Matthew Watkins joins us to discuss what the Tribune has found out about both plights and how it all affects […]

Texas Southern University Sign - MHagertyA new series from The Texas Tribune highlights the struggles Texans face in paying for college in the state – and also the struggle the state faces in funding its public colleges and universities.

Reporter Matthew Watkins joins us to discuss what the Tribune has found out about both plights and how it all affects the future of the Lone Star State.

MORE: Texas Families are Struggling to Pay for College — But So is the State (Texas Tribune, Feb. 7, 2017)

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