TITLE

Belt Criticizes Proposed Aid Cuts

PUB. DATE
April 1985
SOURCE
Education Week;4/24/1985, Vol. 4 Issue 31, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the criticism of Terrell H. Bell, secretary of the U.S. Department of Education, on the proposed cuts in aid to college students in the U.S. According to Bell, the proposals would result to the transfer of students from private to public institutions. He added that it would bar the aid to families with incomes over 60,000 dollars and limit the college costs to 8,000 dollars. Budget Director David A. Stockman made the proposal.
ACCESSION #
20860550

 

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