TITLE

Washington Update

AUTHOR(S)
Dervarics, Charles
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Black Issues in Higher Education;10/28/1999, Vol. 16 Issue 18, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on higher education budget spending in the United States (US). Information on the education budget spending blueprint of the US Senate; Details on the appropriations for Historically Black Colleges and Universities; Provisions for a student financial aid partnership program.
ACCESSION #
2463892

 

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