Programs for low-income students fight against proposed Trump budget cuts

Since 1964, federally-funded TRIO programs have allowed thousands of low-income students access to higher education. Now, two programs within TRIO might get eliminated under President Donald Trump’s proposed budget. Mulubrhan Negash, director of TRIO McNair Scholars Program at the University, said her office’s response is to spread actual data and stories about the work the program does.

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