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Sanders: Make College Tuition-Free

WASHINGTON – Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) introduced legislation on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, to make 4-year public colleges and universities tuition free. “We live in a highly competitive global economy. If our economy is to be strong, we need the best…

Sanders: Make Wall St. pay college tuition

Sen. Bernie Sanders is introducing a bill that would provide free tuition at public colleges and universities by taxing Wall Street stock transfer fees. The independent senator from Vermont and aspiring Democratic presidential candidate said that unaffordable college education and…

GOP budget imperils elderly & workers

The budget that Republicans in Congress passed would repeal health reform and cut Medicaid over the coming decade by roughly half a trillion dollars on top, making tens of millions more Americans uninsured. Repealing health reform’s coverage expansions — including its Medicaid…

Local students elected to Phi Beta Kappa at TCNJ

EWING — The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) faculty and staff members have elected 92 students into the college’s chapter of Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest academic honor society. Phi Beta Kappa students from the area include Robert Handerhan of Woodbridge, Mitchell Farrell and Michael…