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GI Bill Funds Flow to Substandard Colleges

Today at 9:00am

The 2008 GI Bill promised to pay the full cost of college for veterans. But the Center for Investigative Reporting finds that more than $600 million of that money has been spent on California schools that don't meet state aid standards.

  • Rick Perry

The Takeaway

What is Rick Perry's Plan for Child Immigrants?

Today at 12:00pm

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is announcing plans to dispatch 1,000 National Guard troops along the U.S. border with Mexico. Perry has spoken about taking matters into his own hands if President Obama doesn't act.

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Harvard's President on What College is For

Today at 4:00pm

With college more expensive than ever, host Kai Ryssdal talks to the president of Harvard University about what education is all about. Hint: It's not about jobs.

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