College of Dupage

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Glen Ellyn, IL - 60137-6708

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Funding shortfalls for higher ed have more to do with bloated pensions and admin costs, not lack of budget, report says

Those who blame the state's higher education funding shortfalls on Springfield gridlock should focus on the real causes of the crisis: skyrocketing pensions, bloated administrative costs and soaring tuition and fees for students, according to the co-author of a recent study.