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Why Trump’s education budget may cost me my American Dream

Growing up in Pleasant Hill, where the local middle school, high school and college are next door, and Marie Sosa never doubted she’d advance from one level to the next. Currently a community college student, Sosa’s confidence in her ability to continue with her education plan has been shaken by the Trump administration’s proposed cuts to education spending. “I look at my parents who never went to college and how they live paycheck to paycheck. It’s not the future I want for myself.” Listen to the commentary at Youth Radio.

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This entry was posted on June 14, 2017 by in Radio, Youth Radio and tagged , .

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