72,000 students

The Bond Buyer

Editorial

November 29

Sending your child to college? Illinois public universities are facing major obstacles, from political dysfunction to poor enrollment trends. The state's public colleges and universities lost more than 72,000 students, eliminated nearly 7,500 jobs and the strains cost the Illinois economy around $1 billion per year, according to the Illinois Economic Policy Institute and the Project for Middle Class Renewal at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

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