The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

Overnight

Lo34° Cloudy

Saturday

Hi38° Cloudy

Saturday Night

Lo32° Chance Snow

Sunday

Hi38° Chance Rain/Snow

Sunday Night

Lo33° Slight Chc Rain

Monday

Hi40° Chance Rain

Monday Night

Lo34° Slight Chc Rain

Tuesday

Hi43° Slight Chc Rain

Tuesday Night

Lo31° Partly Cloudy

Wednesday

Hi41° Partly Sunny

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 optionsorSign in