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The notion behind the traditional K-12 public education system is that the social and economic benefits of an educated population are good for everyone — so everyone, whether they have children or not, should help pay for it.

President Barack Obama’s free-community-college-for-all proposal would expand this societal responsibility to include educating our adults, and — similarly to the K-12 system — without regard to whether the adults or their parents would be able cover the cost of education on their own.

Read More At: http://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/columnists/chris-rickert/chris-rickert-extending-welfare-to-the-well-off-community-college/article_a885ca7e-0c64-58f2-9fe5-01905f725b42.html


Notes: We need to work on the details, but forward is a good direction.


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