Explore Menu
Obama Proposes A Tuition Plan Literally Anyone Could Afford

Obama Proposes A Tuition Plan Literally Anyone Could Afford

Follow 4.9 / 5

OVERVIEW

  • Published By: The Young Turks
  • Views: 60,226
  • Likes: 1,785
  • Dislikes: 52

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • A

    VIDEO
    GRADE

  • USER
    SATISFACTION

  • TWO YEARS
    ONLINE

REVENUE

  • $143

    EST. TOTAL REVENUE

  • $2 - $6

    EST. MONTHLY REVENUE

  • $41 - $102

    EST. YEARLY REVENUE

GROWTH

Exclusive Access

Start following this video and watch its growth, daily.

Follow

VIDEO

Obama Proposes A Tuition Plan Literally Anyone Could Afford

"That's what President Obama announced Friday in a bid to make the first two years of community college free for "responsible" students.

The president announced the proposal at Pellissippi State Community College in Knoxville, Tenn., a significant location. "America's College Promise" is modeled after a Tennessee program (called "Tennessee Promise"), which covers the cost of community college tuition not covered by grants and scholarships. It also requires the student to have a mentor, perform 8 hours of community service per term, and maintain a 2.0 GPA.

The president teased the proposal in a video announcement on Facebook and Vine Thursday evening.

If passed, Obama's plan would require both federal and state governments to split the tab. States would have the option to partic...

COMMENTS

Be the first to comment on this video!

You need to sign in to comment on this video.

Sign in here

SOCIAL ACTIVITY

  • 196 SHARES

  • 8 TWEETS

  • 30 +1's

  • 0 PINS

  • 0 SHARES

WEB AND NEWS

  • squirescreen.wordpress.com    Obama Proposes A Tuition Plan Literally Anyone Could Afford

    Jan 09, 2015 · Get every new post delivered to your Inbox. Build a website with WordPress.com. %d bloggers like this:

    https://squirescreen.wordpress.com/2015/01/09/obama-proposes-a-tuition-plan-literally-anyone-could-afford/

  • www.dailymotion.com    Obama Proposes A Tuition Plan Literally Anyone Could Afford.

    Jan 09, 2015 · Obama Proposes A Tuition Plan Literally Anyone Could Afford. Publication date : 01/01/1970; Duration : 0 comments

    http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x2eegoy_obama-proposes-a-tuition-plan-literally-anyone-could-afford_fun

  • www.youtube.com    Obama Proposes A Tuition Plan Literally Anyone Could Afford

    Jan 12, 2015 · That's what President Obama announced Friday in a bid to make the first two years of community college free for responsible students. The president ...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UfWTLDsG_mY

  • www.abibitumikasa.com    Obama Proposes A Tuition Plan Literally Anyone Could Afford

    Welcome to [aK] abibitumi Kasa (Black Power Language) ||| reAfrikanization + Dewhitenization = Total Afrikan Liberation forums. You are currently viewing our boards ...

    http://www.abibitumikasa.com/forums/youtube_browser.php?do=show&vidid=25Dv1u71-S8

  • article.wn.com    Q&A: Obama's free tuition plan for community college ...

    Jan 10, 2015 · Obama Proposes A Tuition Plan Literally Anyone Could Afford. Published: 10 Jan 2015. ... Obama Proposes A Tuition Plan Literally Anyone Could Afford

    http://article.wn.com/view/2015/01/10/Q_A_Obamas_free_tuition_plan_for_community_college_r/

  • chronicle.com    Obama Proposes Free Community College for Millions of Students

    Millions of students nationwide could be eligible for two years of free community-college tuition under a proposal that President Obama will outline ... financial aid. Those plans tend to benefit students who can already …

    Katherine Mangan   •   The Chronicle of Higher Education   •   3 years ago

    http://chronicle.com/article/Obama-Proposes-Free-Community/151097/

  • www.leaderjournal.com    GUEST: Obama's free community college proposal a scheme

    What else could be expected from this pathological liar deceiving us on literally all major issues for ... would otherwise derive that may cause tuition increases. Obama knows that his namesake plan (the “Unaffordable …

    Leader Journal   •   3 years ago

    http://www.leaderjournal.com/article/20150114/NEWS/150119557

  • www.businessweek.com    Obama Proposes Free Community College for Many Students

    Obama said in a video published on Facebook that anyone “who is willing to work for it” would be eligible for a tuition ... New Turnaround Plan Is So 1990s Wet Seal To Employees: Surprise! You're Out of a Job Why Europe Still Can't Afford a Greek ...

    Businessweek   •   3 years ago

    http://www.businessweek.com/news/2015-01-08/obama-proposes-making-community-college-free-for-many-students

  • www.timesfreepress.com    Standing room only at Pellissippi State as Obama pushes to make community college free for all (video)

    As Biden described students who teens who cannot afford ... Obama said he proposes bringing the cost of community college "to zero," the room erupted in a standing ovation. Obama pointed to Gov. Bill Haslam's …

    Times Free Press   •   3 years ago

    http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/local/story/2015/jan/09/obama-proposes-publicly-funded-community-college-all/281889/

  • www.michigandaily.com    Melissa Scholke: Alleviating the under-funded

    In more ways than one, I’ve literally grown up in a classroom. Michigan gets low grade for higher education costs Obama proposes two free years of ... time-consuming part-time jobs — in order to afford tuition, books, rent and everyday essentials.

    Michigan Daily   •   3 years ago

    http://www.michigandaily.com/opinion/01melissa-scholke-alleviating-under-funded14

  • www.wset.com    Free Community College? Lawmaker Skeptical, Local Community College Excited

    Danville, VA-- President Barack Obama is making a bold proposal he says could impact nine million Americans ... But if the students aren't paying, who will? The plan proposes the federal government will pay 75 percent, and the states-- 25 percent.

    ABC 13   •   3 years ago

    http://www.wset.com/story/27804553/free-community-college-lawmaker-skeptical-local-community-college-excited

  • mic.com    Obama's Higher Education Plan Looks A Lot Like No Child Left Behind

    For anyone ... tuition costs and stagnating wages as reasons for the need for reform. By tying federal funding to performance metrics, expanding the income-based student debt repayment programs, and introducing further “innovation,” Obama proposes ...

    Mic   •   5 years ago

    http://mic.com/articles/61201/obama-s-higher-education-plan-looks-a-lot-like-no-child-left-behind

  • www.bloomberg.com    Obama Proposes Spending, Tax-Cut Plan to Congress to Boost Jobs: Full Text

    The following is a reformatted version of prepared remarks President Barack Obama ... hire anyone who has spent more than six months looking for a job. We have to do more to help the long-term unemployed in their search for work. This jobs plan builds ...

    Bloomberg   •   7 years ago

    http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-09-08/obama-proposes-spending-tax-cut-plan-to-congress-full-text.html

  • www.businessinsider.com    Obama's Jobs Plan

    President Obama's Remarks ... tax credit if they hire anyone who has spent more than six months looking for a job. (Applause.) We have to do more to help the long-term unemployed in their search for work. This jobs plan builds on a program in Georgia ...

    The Business Insider   •   7 years ago

    http://www.businessinsider.com/obama-my-jobs-plan-2011-9

  • www.realclearpolitics.com    Obama Unveils Mortgage Plan

    They are as responsible as anyone could ask them to be. But then they learn that ... bought homes they knew from the beginning they would never be able to afford. In short, this plan will not save every home. But it will give millions of families resigned ...

    RealClear Politics   •   9 years ago

    http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2009/02/obama_unveils_mortgage_plan.html

  • Show More