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  • U. of I. looks to freeze tuition. Take a cue from Purdue.

    U. of I. looks to freeze tuition. Take a cue from Purdue.
    More Illinois students have gulped hard at the rocketing cost of a University of Illinois diploma, which is up 71 percent in a decade. The number of accepted in-state applicants who decide to enroll at the university has declined. They're going elsewhere, including other Midwest colleges that offer competitive tuition and sweeter financial aid. That's one reason why only about 7 in 10 of the university's 2014 freshmen come from Illinois. That's a record low. In fall 2006, for instance, almost 9 in 10 freshmen were Illinoisans.
  • Illinois budget big challenge as Rauner takes over

    Illinois budget big challenge as Rauner takes over
    On his path to becoming Illinois' next governor, equity investor Bruce Rauner boasted he would be able to fix the state's massive financial problems, assuring voters, "I've been a success at everything I've done." As the Republican prepares to take...

    GOP helps shrink middle class

    Under the Republican “leadership” of Mitch Daniels and Mike Pence, our last two governors, Indiana can proudly proclaim that it’s the eighth-worst educated state in the country, according to a survey by Education Week Research Center....

    Pence to seek changes to state education oversight

    Saying he wants to remove distrust and politics from education, Gov. Mike Pence dissolved the Center for Education and Career Innovation Thursday, ending an 18-month power struggle with Democratic school chief Glenda Ritz. That news was tempered by the...

    Speaker Madigan rules out special session on Topinka successor

    Speaker Madigan rules out special session on Topinka successor
    House Speaker Michael Madigan on Thursday effectively ruled out any quick action by lawmakers to meet in a special legislative session to try to force a special election for Illinois comptroller following the death of Republican Judy Baar Topinka....