budget cuts

Bitter Tone at Campus Debate on Bus Service Cuts: “The Legislature is Screwing Us”

Bitter Tone at Campus Debate on Bus Service Cuts: “The Legislature is Screwing Us”

By Josh Kelety King County Metro bus service—the public transportation lifeline for Seattle and greater King county area—faces drastic impending funding cuts to be implemented as soon as Fall of this year. The cuts will greatly reduce bus service on certain routes and entirely eliminate others, a prospect which has many members of the greater […]

TRIO Programs Feel Sequestration

Wayne Rocque While paying for increasingly expensive tuition prices is one thing, succeeding in college can be a whole other ball game. To help tackle these challenges that students face, the federal government has financial aid and outreach programs in place. However, due to federal budget cuts, these key programs are under threat of being […]