Former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday threw his hat in the crowded race for Colorado’s U.S. Senate seat just a week after ending his bid to become the Democratic presidential nominee in 2020.
An Education Next report on public opinion about education issues published by the Harvard Kennedy School found that support for school choice continues to climb, especially on vouchers and tax-credit scholarships. It also found that the growing support for school choice exists primarily among black and Hispanic Democrats.
Florida has become the 30th state to join the Electronic Registration Information Center [ERIC], a Washington, D.C.-based non-profit that uses information from motor vehicle departments, Social Security Administration records and other databases to cross-reference voter registration across member states.
Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold on Wednesday criticized a federal appeals court ruling that Colorado’s electors aren’t bound to cast their votes for the presidential candidate who wins the popular vote in the state.
Current racial/ethnicity and birthplace statistics are from the U.S. Census Bureau’s 2017 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates. Historical racial/ethnicity statistics come from the 2005 – 2016 American Community Survey 1-Year Estimates. Projected racial/ethnicity statistics are sourced from Census Bureau’s 2017 National Population Projection tables.
Nearly 50 representatives from agencies working on immigration issues brainstormed Tuesday about setting up a statewide network to help connect unaccompanied children being detained at the southern U.S. border with family members or sponsors in Iowa.
Passed by voters in 2016, State Question 780 downgraded several nonviolent offenses from felonies to misdemeanors and reduced their associated sentences. It also increased the property value to $1,000 from $500 for a felony offense.
CROWN POINT — While allegedly holding a 16-year-old Crown Point girl against her will in Arkansas, a 22-year-old St. John man forced her to have her hair dyed black so she wouldn't be recognized after an Amber Alert was issued, court records said.
PORTAGE — Indiana American Water has shut down one of two treatment facilities that provide water across the Region as a precaution in the wake of a chemical spill Tuesday morning into Burns Ditch at the U.S. Steel facility.
The pricing data used in this analysis is from the National Center for Educational Statistics’ Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (NCES-IPEDS). The average net price is for full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking undergraduates paying the in-state tuition rate who were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution. For each institution, the average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state or local government, or institutional grant and scholarship aid from the total published price of attendance. Apart from net price, the other pricing statistics shown reflect what is published by the universities.