This is just an update, considering it has been a while since I’ve covered the bonding bill and HEAPR maintenance.
The document above is courtesy of our MPR politics blog Capitol View.
As you can see, the University of Minnesota gets $64 million, and the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system gets $132 million.
For the U, it’s a bit more than the $39.1 million that President Eric Kaler called “woefully inadequate” in March.
About the blogger
Alex Friedrich reports on higher education issues for MPR News. Among the stories he has covered: the fall of the Berlin Wall, aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis, 2003 Moscow suicide bombing and 2004 presidential elections in the Republic of Georgia. He holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Georgia and a master’s in European political economy from the London School of Economics.