Assanis

University of Delaware President Dennis Assanis asked the state legislature to increase funding to UD in order to provide free tuition for many Delawareans.

University of Delaware officials last week made their pitch to state legislators to increase funding to the university in order to provide free tuition for many Delawareans.

Last Thursday marked the first in a series of public hearings on state agency budget requests conducted by the Joint Finance Committee. The JFC is comprised of 12 members of the General Assembly, with six members of the Senate Finance Committee and six members of the House Appropriations Committee. Together, the committee determines a budget for the state and introduces that to the General Assembly in the spring.


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