college affordability http://tristatesradio.com en Simon Pushes for College Affordability http://tristatesradio.com/post/simon-pushes-college-affordability <p>Illinois’ lieutenant governor wants more done to ensure a college education remains affordable. Democrat Sheila Simon is taking her message around the state as she visits each of the 12 public universities in Illinois.</p><p>“I do want to make sure that the state understands the value of investment in public higher education. That we still recognize the investment in higher education as the best economic development investment we can make,” said Simon during her stop at Western Illinois University.</p> Thu, 18 Oct 2012 23:46:28 +0000 Rich Egger 23166 at http://tristatesradio.com Simon Pushes for College Affordability