‘Free” Is Not EnoughJuly 6, 2018 |
by Jonathan Hasak
The campaign for statewide tuition-free community college enjoys relatively strong bipartisan support. Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam, a Republican, is credited with pioneering the initiative. And Democrat Governors such as Kate Brown from Oregon and Andrew Cuomo from New York have followed suit. Over half of our states now either have a tuition-free community college statewide promise program enacted or are working toward one in their legislatures.