January 3, 2014
Higher-Education Lobbyists Keep Expectations Low for State Budgets
As higher-education advocates prepare for state legislative sessions across the country, a new reality has set in about what they can expect from state budgets.
"The new 'good budget' is the no-reduction budget," says Daniel C. Holsenbeck, vice president for university relations at the University of Central Florida. "I think we're looking at a good budget."
Even as state tax revenues creep back into the black, lobbyists for public colleges are not expecting lawmakers to