American Legion http://kalw.org en Connecting the Dots: top news stories for Wednesday, February 8, 2012 http://kalw.org/post/connecting-dots-top-news-stories-wednesday-february-8-2012 <p>California Assembly Speaker John Perez will introduce a bill today that <a href="http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2012/02/08/MNOJ1N2D0B.DTL&amp;tsp=1">reduces the cost</a> of public, four-year university tuition for California students from families that make less than $150,000. The plan would cut the tuition by two thirds, returning it to levels not seen since more than a decade ago. If enacted, the bill will help students from families with incomes too high to receive financial aid, but not high enough to pay for their children&#39;s education on their own&hellip;</p> Wed, 08 Feb 2012 19:10:24 +0000 Katie Styer 5597 at http://kalw.org Connecting the Dots: top news stories for Wednesday, February 8, 2012