U worries about freeze
ST. PAUL — The University of Minnesota president says a House Republican budget proposal endangers extending a tuition freeze.
House Republicans announced a budget outline on Tuesday, saying their higher education proposal could fund a tuition freeze at the U or the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system, but not both.
Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton includes funds for both systems to keep tuitions static. Democrats who control the Senate plan to announce their budget outline Friday.