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Fri Aug 23, 2013, 07:14 PM

FACT SHEET: Presidentís Plan to Make College More Affordable: A Better Bargain for the Middle Class


FACT SHEET on the Presidentís Plan to Make College More Affordable: A Better Bargain for the Middle Class

Here: http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2013/08/22/fact-sheet-president-s-plan-make-college-more-affordable-better-bargain-



p.s. The fact sheet is long and has lots of formatting, so instead of posting it here it would be better to click on the link above and read it over there

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Reply FACT SHEET: Presidentís Plan to Make College More Affordable: A Better Bargain for the Middle Class (Original post)
Tx4obama Aug 2013 OP
enlightenment Aug 2013 #1
quadrature Aug 2013 #2
davidpdx Aug 2013 #5
Doctor_J Aug 2013 #6
blkmusclmachine Aug 2013 #3
Doctor_J Aug 2013 #4

Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Fri Aug 23, 2013, 07:26 PM

1. A first response from some in the HE community

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Fri Aug 23, 2013, 08:26 PM

2. 'paying for performance' ...will be politicized and corrupt

sorta like
what NFL team is the best

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Response to quadrature (Reply #2)

Sat Aug 24, 2013, 10:04 AM

5. Part of the goal with the ratings

is to weed out some of the technical schools that are ripping people off. They are leeching off the system and students end up getting nothing in return except debt.

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Response to davidpdx (Reply #5)

Sat Aug 24, 2013, 10:08 AM

6. unfortunately those are the ones that have huge lobbying apparatus

and will likely garner exemptions via their corrupt congress.

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Sat Aug 24, 2013, 02:45 AM

3. More "Race To The Top" Bullsh!t from the Obama Administration!

Enough.

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Sat Aug 24, 2013, 09:58 AM

4. sounds like race to the top on steroids

Or at least gone federal. Didn't like it under Bush, don't like it under Obama

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