Content on this page requires a newer version of Adobe Flash Player.

Get Adobe Flash player

Thursday, 23 October 2014
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
 
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Colorado Regents Vote to Give Illegal Immigrants a Smaller Tuition
02/02/2012

 BOULDER, Colo. (AP) - The University of Colorado regents have
voted 5-4 to support a bill in the Legislature that would give
illegal immigrants a tuition rate lower than the out-of-state rate
and a bit higher than the in-state rate.
     The Boulder Daily Camera reported that Regent Tillie Bishop, a
Republican from Grand Junction, joined with Democrats on the board
to support the bill.
     The other four Republicans voted against the resolution. Regents
Steve Bosley of Longmont and Jim Geddes of Sedalia said CU
shouldn't take a position until after the Legislature decides.
     A committee in the Democratic-controlled Senate gave initial
approval to the bill last week, and it's expected to pass the full
Senate.
     It faces a bigger challenge in the Republican-led House.
    
 

© Associated Press
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.


RELATED STORIES
Kobach Says Kansas has Green Light on Illegal Immigration
Kansas Immigrants Await Senate Vote
Kansas Slashes Food Aid for Kids of Illegal Immigrants
Kansas Agricultural Interest Stir Immigration Policy
Kansas Plan Fuels Debate in Immigration Guru's State
Kansas House to Vote on Dislodging Immigration Bill
Kansas House Defeats Immigrant Tuition Bill
Click Here For All Stories

MOST VIEWED STORIES
Huge Demethanizer Transport Making It's Way Through Liberal
480 Board Announces Names for New Schools
U.S. Energy Secretary Lauds Abengoa in Hugoton
Friday's Scores
Seward County Crash Injures Motorcyclist
Skins Tame Lions in District Opener
Fearless Four Overcomes Elements to Make State  
Guymon to Host Tri-State Area Museums with Michael Martin Murphey & Comedy Duo Oct. 25
Eliel Gonzalez is Mead Lumber Athlete of the Week  
Friday's Games
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Early Voting Begins on Thursday, October 30 in Texas County
Saints Basketball Hosts Preview Night Thursday Night
Two SC Spikers Receive Conference Honors
Seward County Crash Injures Motorcyclist
Governor to Discuss Kansas Response to Water Rule
Trick or Treat For United Way This Weekend
Guymon to Host Tri-State Area Museums with Michael Martin Murphey & Comedy Duo Oct. 25
Walk To End Alzheimer's This Saturday
Hutch Continues their Conference Dominance in Volleyball
Four LHS Girls Compete at State
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Kansas Lottery

©2014 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group