Today’s highly interesting read (06/28/19): Bernie’s ‘Free’ College Plan Indicates We All Need College — We Don’t

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Today’s read is from the Taxpayer Protection Alliance.

Indeed, promising free stuff is Sen. Bernie Sanders’ forte. On June 24, he gave the youth yet another reason to support his candidacy by announcing a plan to erase America’s $1.6 trillion in student debt and make most colleges across the country free. Except that…the youth just aren’t going to college like they used to, despite higher incomes and lower tuition (net of student aid) than a decade ago. Instead of wasting away in lecture halls during their formative years, millions of college-aged Americans are increasingly opting to forge their own paths forward. For that, Bernie wants to punish them.

Read the entire column here.

 

 

One thought on “Today’s highly interesting read (06/28/19): Bernie’s ‘Free’ College Plan Indicates We All Need College — We Don’t

  1. Pingback: The 4th; free college; Trump & the Black vote; CNN; and unplugging the smartphone | This Just In… From Franklin, WI

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