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TCC President Testifies Before U.S. Senate Committee

July 19, 2012

The president of Tallahassee Community College testified on Capitol Hill today.

Jim Murdaugh joined other educators in Washington D.C. today to discuss college affordability.

He told a U.S. Senate Committee that access is only real for those who can afford it.

Murdaugh touted a recent decision not to raise tuition.

Murdaugh said schools should focus on academic planning as a way to both save money and move students toward graduation more quickly.

You can find a link to his entire testimony at http://www.help.senate.gov/hearings/

In the video, Dr. Murdaugh’s testimony begins around the 41 minute mark.


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