Sheldon Danziger, a University of Michigan public policy professor who specializes in poverty, noted skyrocketing college tuition costs, which come as many strapped state governments cut support for public universities. Federal spending on Pell Grants to low-income students has risen somewhat, but covers a diminishing share of the actual cost of attending college."The elderly have a comprehensive safety net that most adults, especially young adults, lack," Danziger said.
US Wealth Gap Between Young And Old Is Widest Ever
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