Friday, February 13, 2015

‘Oregon 46th in how it funds higher education’

KION
February 12th, 2015

College student Michael Jones was one of hundreds at a rally at the state capital pushing for more state funding for public universities and colleges.
Jones said it’s absolutely essential if the state is interested in helping young people get degrees.
“As a first-generation college student from a low income family that makes enough for the state to not help out or to help me out, I actually work three part time jobs to make ends meet and I still go to school full time,” he told KOIN 6 News.

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