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Newsom’s proposed budget cuts to higher education force difficult choices ahead

Battered by the coronavirus and the related drop in state revenues, Gov. Gavin Newsom’s newly revised proposed budget for 2020-21 would deal California’s public colleges and universities a double blow: withdrawing promises of substantially higher state support and, instead, cutting funding by about 10 percent from current levels. Newsom repeatedly said that the impact of […]