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Biden’s plan for free community college faces resistance
Wall Street Journal
“It’s difficult for those of us who have resources to understand why $1,200 or $1,500 would be a barrier, but for a family that is living paycheck to paycheck that’s a significant amount of money,” says Eloy Ortiz Oakley, chancellor of California Community Colleges.

Commentary: Free community college is great, but it doesn’t solve everything
Washington Monthly
The pandemic shows that students need help with more than tuition. A report from Memphis.

Commentary: I scraped by to pay for community college. The U.S. can do more for students
CNN
America grew its middle class by investing in public education, and rebuilding the middle class should not be a partisan issue. We can ensure the long-term health and success of our nation by recommitting to that investment.

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