Denying college aid over drugs faces fight (chicago Trib register)
...opponents are gearing up to jettison the provision when the Higher Education Act comes up for renewal this year, arguing that education should not be used as a weapon in the war on drugs. The policy disproportionately hurts lower-income families who are least able to afford college tuition...
Of the nine Democratic hopefuls, only Ohio's Dennis Kucinich has called for scrapping the provision
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