Comments for: Building a robust middle class

Posted Oct. 22, 2012, at 3:59 p.m.
Last modified Oct. 22, 2012, at 6:10 p.m.

Public universities have a long history of educating promising students who otherwise could not afford a postsecondary education. For many of these students, access to a college education has provided an opportunity to enter the middle class. While a college education alone is no guarantee of success, it greatly improves …

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