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College students protest tuition costs at Minnesota Capitol


ST. PAUL -- College students rallied in front of the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday to chants of "one, two, three four, stomp tuition to the floor" and "we ain't going to take it," asking legislators to keep tuition in check.

"Past budget deficits have hit higher education hard," said Travis Johnson, who represents 100,000 two-year school students in the Minnesota State College Student Association

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.