Check out Today’s Question, which gets to the heart of much of higher education in Minnesota: Should the state’s investment in public colleges and universities be greater or smaller? The question gurus at MPR lay out the stances of the three candidates for governor and then let readers take it from there. Join in here.
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Emmer is starting to talk higher education in the election campaign — and he’s talking cuts. MPR’s Tom Scheck and Mike Mulcahy report that Emmer would reduce higher education funding by $300 million in the next biennium. For the reactions of his opponents, turn to MPR’s Capitol View blog, which reports: Independence Party Read more →