Higher-education advocates are supportive of budget proposal:

02/14/2012 | Education Week

Leaders in higher education say President Barack Obama's proposed fiscal 2013 budget prioritizes college affordability by seeking to keep interest rates down on student loans and increasing Pell Grants for low-income students. Leaders also expressed support for Obama's proposal to double the number of students able to participate in work-study programs over the next five years and permanently extend the American Opportunity Tax Credit.

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