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MIDDLEBURY | Parents of college-bound students can learn all the ins and outs of college financing at three, free Vermont Student Assistance Corp. (VSAC) workshops to be held at Addison County high schools. more

The Vermont Eagle

WASHINGTON, D.C. | Millennials are facing a gloomy financial outlook, a trio of panelists testified on Capitol Hill at a hearing on retirement security on Wednesday. more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH | Tuition rates at Clinton Community College (CCC) are projected to increase again as the state’s share of expenses continues to lag and the school faces its lowest enrollment in recent memory. more

The Sun

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ELIZABETHTOWN | State Sen. Betty Little (R-Queensbury) could face as many as three challengers this November as she defends her seat for a ninth term. more

The Sun

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WHALLONSBURG | A gulf has emerged between Rep. Elise Stefanik and the young farmers revitalizing farms across the Champlain Valley, including in her adopted hometown of Willsboro. more

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ALBANY | Gov. Andrew Cuomo isn’t mincing words when it comes to the tax reform bill that cleared the U.S. Senate last week, calling it “trickle-down on steroids” and “a fraud” perpetrated on the American public. more

The Sun 1 Comments

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WHALLONSBURG | Candidate offers stump speech, therapy session to small crowd of progressive activists in Whallonsburg more

The Sun

The House tax bill will provide huge benefits for the wealthy and for corporations, while any benefits to middle-class taxpayers are questionable. more

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Local, homegrown businesses in our rural areas provide so much more to the stability of our community economy than many realize. more

Guest Columnists

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Lawmaker engaged in year-long process to develop strategies, policy that will make the Republican Party more attractive for young people more

The Sun

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PLATTSBURGH — Local educators are cautiously optimistic about Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s plan for free tuition at all state schools, but are awaiting more details. more

The Sun

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Final showdown sees candidates offer sharp contrasts as they try to close the deal just two weeks before election day more

The Sun

MIDDLEBURY — The 2016 U.S. presidential campaign has helped focus media attention on mounting student debt and the rising costs of a college education. more

The Vermont Eagle

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Officials from the North Country Community College presented the Essex County Board of Supervisors with a $1.24 million budget proposal Monday. more

The Sun

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WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-Willsboro) has introduced legislation designed to help college grads with their student loans. more

The Sun

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RUTLAND — With national student loan debt tripling to more than $1 trillion over the past decade and Vermont’s graduates stuck with the highest debt-to-earnings ratio, state lawmakers are urging Congress to let students file for bankruptcy. more

The Vermont Eagle

ALBANY — Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that New York State will begin accepting applications for the new ‘Get On Your Feet’ Loan Forgiveness Program Thursday, Dec. 31. more

The Sun

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