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Eric Garcetti: One Free College Year for LAUSD Grads

During his annual State of the City address on Thursday, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti said Los Angeles will commit to providing every graduate of the Los Angeles Unified School District with one free year of community college.

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Obama Praises No Child Left Behind Reform, Universal Pre-K in SOTU

In his final State of the Union address Tuesday evening, President Barack Obama counted the recent reform of No Child Left Behind (NCLB) and the law’s new pre-school provision as hallmarks of his tenure as president, and he said he will continue to fight for universal pre-K and free community college.

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Hillary Clinton: ‘Very Painful’ to See Common Core ‘Politicized’

In Iowa Tuesday, presidential candidate Hillary Clinton set out a “new vision” for education in America which includes support for the Common Core standards, a position that puts her at odds with the nation’s teachers’ unions and has her siding with big government establishment Democrats who support teacher evaluations based on student performance on Common Core-aligned tests.

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Levin: Hillary Believes In Gov’t ‘Spending Like Drunken Marxists’

Talk radio host and author of “The Liberty Amendments,” Mark Levin argued that Hillary Clinton believes in the government “spending like drunken Marxists” on Tuesday. Levin said, “[Hillary] also supports free community college. I’m thinking to myself, free community college,

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Biden: Free Community College ‘No Give-Away’

Vice President Joe Biden touted the Obama administration’s free community college program while arguing it is “no give-away” during Saturday’s Weekly Address. Transcript as Follows: “Ladies and Gentlemen, this is Joe Biden and I’m here filling in for President Obama,

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Coulter: Government Promoting College Bubble Like Banks Promoted Home Loans

Ann Coulter, columnist and author of “Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican,” argued that the federal government was “promoting a bubble” with higher education similar to the subprime mortgage bubble on Monday’s “Hannity” on the Fox News Channel. “The

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Obama: Free Community College Should Be A Right For Everyone

Friday, while speaking at Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville, TN, President Barack Obama said free community college should be a right for everyone. Obama said, “Today I’m announcing an ambitious new plan to bring down the cost of community college in

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Obama Proposes Free Community College

In Tennessee today, the White House announced its desire to make two years of community college free for any American who wants it, with the cost being shared by federal and state governments, 75%/25% respectively. The concept is said to be

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Obama Proposes Free Community College

Transcript from The White House Blog: The President Proposes to Make Community College Free for Responsible Students for 2 Years Today, the President unveiled a new proposal: Make two years of community college free for responsible students across America. In