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Coronavirus set to chop $2 billion from California higher ed — but financial aid survives

California’s budget heartache means its public colleges and universities are expected to receive nearly $2 billion less than planned for the coming year, but the financial aid that keeps tuition free for hundreds of thousands of students remains largely unscathed. Those state spending cuts of 10 percent were part of Gov. Gavin Newsom’s revised budget […]