Making community college tuition-free has “no political downside.” Free four-year degrees are a tougher political sell.
Biden took 15 years to obtain her doctorate as she studied while raising a family.
“I don’t know if professors have thought about people like me," one community college student said.
"Some of these students are not going to return to college," a professor said.
Gov. Gavin Newsom included $42.6 million in the new budget to support a second year of free tuition for first-time, full-time California community college students.
The 2020 hopeful has previously said she doesn't think a broader college-for-all plan could actually work.
It's not just about tuition, although that's a major factor.
Nothing good. The new rule would make reporting harder, and roll back survivors' rights on campus.
Mark Conditt's past community college homework takes on new significance as officials search for a possible motive in the attacks.