State Relations

June 2, 2009

California Screamin’

Sorry for the groaner, but the budget cuts being proposed for California’s higher education system are dramatic. Governor Schwarzenegger and lawmakers are having to respond to the failure of several budget measures at the ballot, and proposals include sharp cutbacks in financial aid, higher tuition and fees, and deep cuts in enrollment. Here are two takes on the situation, one from Business Week and a broader story from the LA Times.