California middle class families may still get scholarship help


California middle class families may still get scholarship help

Credit: Jeff Marquis / Flickr
Library at UC Berkeley. UC students have benefited from the middle class aid program.

Credit: Jeff Marquis / Flickr
Library at UC Berkeley. UC students have benefited from the middle class aid program.

The California Legislature’s final actions this year on higher education funding will please some middle-income families but may lead to conflicts with Gov. Jerry Brown.
The embattled Middle Class Scholarship program that Brown sought to end was kept alive in the conference committee budget legislation that both houses are expected to approve this week. Saying it was too expensive and not efficient, Brown …

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