Sen. Derek Kilmer‘s proposal to allow universities to set tuition has certainly ruffled a few feathers.
The state Senate voted to give the state’s three largest universities the authority to set tuition on Monday night. The bill now goes before the House.
Below is the message Kilmer is relaying to those who’ve contacted him about it:
Thanks for your message. I appreciate you taking the time to write and share your thoughts regarding the Higher Education Access & Accountability Act
To me, it’s important to set this bill into context. I come to this discussion with three elements that frame my point of view.