The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Today

Hi92° Sunny

Tonight

Lo67° Mostly Clear

Tuesday

Hi94° Sunny

Tuesday Night

Lo67° Clear

Wednesday

Hi94° Sunny

Wednesday Night

Lo67° Clear

Thursday

Hi92° Sunny

Thursday Night

Lo64° Clear

Friday

Hi90° Mostly Sunny

Friday Night

Lo65° Partly Cloudy

Obama’s college plan needs work

Send to Kindle
Print This

The following editorial appeared in the San Jose Mercury News on Tuesday:

Californians know all too well how college costs have skyrocketed in recent years: Tuition at the two state university systems has nearly doubled since 2006. At the current average rate of growth, Stanford will cost more than $100,000 a year by the time a child born today turns 18. Even well-off families won’t be able to afford it.

View my options or Sign in