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GET's side-effect of penalizing the state for recklessly defunding higher education is a feature, not a bug.

Tom is breaking new ground in ways to tank his approval ratings. Did he have a stroke over the summer? Switch meds? Convert to Scientology?
Posted by dirge on January 11, 2013 at 12:19 PM · Report this
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There was a time when paying into a college fund in advance was regarded as the responsible thing to do.
Posted by Clayton on January 11, 2013 at 1:18 PM · Report this
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Has any Dem declared to run against this yahoo yet? I got money to burn.
Absent someone to donate to at the moment, is there an offshore institution making book on Tom's electoral defeat?

Posted by MikeBoyScout on January 11, 2013 at 1:18 PM · Report this
Will in Seattle 4
Rich people have a way of paying for tuition.

They just don't want everyone else to go to college.
Posted by Will in Seattle http://www.facebook.com/WillSeattle on January 11, 2013 at 2:06 PM · Report this
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You were smart. I invested in Scholarshare, a 529 plan sponsored by California, for the past 12 years. I put $500 a month into that and I am just breaking even. I would have been better sticking it under my mattress or buying GET.
Posted by dbgill56 on January 11, 2013 at 4:02 PM · Report this
Frank Blethen's vodka distiller 6
Rodney Tom is a douche bag who needs a swift kick in the head.
Posted by Frank Blethen's vodka distiller on January 11, 2013 at 5:45 PM · Report this
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Last year Rodney Tom chaired the Higher Ed. Committee. This guy is a disgrace to his family.
Posted by Leonard on January 11, 2013 at 5:48 PM · Report this
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Goldy, you're missing the boat entirely on this. You got in early and won the game. Everyone since gets a worse and worse deal. Last one in is the sucker.

GET was a giveaway to the early, well-informed, numerate participants. It's currently a huge ripoff being pawned off on innumerate masses in order to bail-out the early participants.
Posted by GET is not great on January 11, 2013 at 11:45 PM · Report this
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King Tom will have you flogged for uttering this heresy! Underlings.
Posted by Serf on January 12, 2013 at 10:03 AM · Report this

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