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Letter to Congress on Protecting Funding for Minority-Serving Institutions

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Letter to Congress on Protecting Funding for Minority-Serving Institutions

October 14, 2011

As Congress considers the FY 2012 funding levels for the Education Department, this letter urges members to reject the massive cuts to Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Predominantly Black Institutions, Hispanic Serving Institutions, Tribal Colleges and Universities and other Minority-Serving Institutions proposed in the House bill.

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