Higher education spending by state

A story in Inside Higher Education (“A few states are spending more on higher ed than before the recession hit”) shows which state are rebounding in 2012-13 from the drop in higher ed spending¬†associated with the economic downturn and which are still cutting support for schools.

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The good news is that states are starting to spend on higher education again. The bad news is that Texas is not.


About kencollier

Ken Collier is native Texan raised in Longview, Texas. He is a product of the Texas Youth in Government program and the PhD program of the University of Texas. Ken teaches courses on US and Texas politics at Stephen F. Austin State University. He is coauthor of Lone Star Politics: Tradition and Transformation in Texas. The views and opinions expressed herein and pretty much everywhere else are my own and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of Stephen F. Austin State University, CQ Press/Sage, my coauthors, my wife, daughter, and two of my three dogs. View all posts by kencollier

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