Tue
Oct 23 2007
06:45 am
By: WhitesCreek

"Average tuition and fees at four-year public colleges rose 6.6 percent this year, again outstripping increases in financial aid and pushing students into more borrowing. Community colleges once again did the best job keeping the lid on prices."

Community College fees rose about a third less than the four year schools. That's a good deal for a lot of our kids...And yes, I have two kids in four year schools right now, and the checkbook feels my pain.

Lost Medicaid Funding

To date, the failure to expand Medicaid / TennCare has cost the State of Tennessee ? in lost federal funding.