State takes aim at lowering college t...

State takes aim at lowering college textbook costs

There are 2 comments on the story from Jan 23, 2009, titled State takes aim at lowering college textbook costs. In it, reports that:

Following up on a law passed by the Legislature last year, state agencies are taking steps to try to ease the strain on college students' wallets caused by textbook prices.

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#1 Jan 23, 2009
Let's put this in perspective. My four day trip to NYC cost $900. That's everything from airfare, the hotel in Times Square, food, four shows, and miscellaneous spending like subway fares and such. My latest batch of textbooks cost over $500...of those were over a hundred each. I like the comment on about the international version...but the State could stop charging me sales tax on my educational necessities.
tommy salami

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#2 Jan 23, 2009
share books with a classmate

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