The Senate Education Committee on Wednesday unanimously voted to advance a bill that would freeze tuition at state colleges and universities until the 2018-19 school year.  After that point, the bill requires a unanimous vote by a university’s Board to raise tuition more than 2 percent over the most recent Consumer Price Index (CPI) increase. … Continued

State Issues

Lawmakers returned to Nashville today to kick off the second session of the 109th General Assembly—a session that is expected to move quickly as lawmakers barrel toward election season. Recent months have presented a preview of some “hot-button” higher education issues facing the General Assembly.

State Issues