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Students from around Minnesota rally Wednesday in Minnesota's Capitol, hoping to convince lawmakers to not cut higher education funding too much. Tribune photo by Don Davis

Students want funding not to 'suck'

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ST. PAUL -- Minnesota college students delivered a simple message to legislators: Don't forget us.

But their delivery was a bit more colorful than many people who lobby lawmakers.


"This sucks," recent Bemidji State University graduate Cody Nelson told a Wednesday Capitol rally. "We are sucking away the future of this state."

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