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January 26, 2014 12:00 AM

Mark Peterson: State sends wrong higher-ed message

While Gov. Sam Brownback extolls the virtues of public postsecondary education, its price continues to climb and the Kansas general fund contributes less. The folks increasingly picking up the overall tab are parents and, much more important, the students themselves, who are begging and borrowing and in many cases working full-time, low-wage jobs while engaging in part-time education.

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