In this article, Emily Deruy reviews how the victory of presidential candidate Donald Trump over Hilary Clinton did not end the dream of free college. The article discusses a new plan by New York Governor, Andrew Cuomo, to offer tuition-free degrees. The piece quotes Dr. Carnevale’s views on the importance of a college degree.
Howard Gold of MarketWatch offers his opinion on how education affected the 2016 presidential election outcomes. Gold uses data from “America’s Divided Recovery” on how people with a bachelor’s degree took more than 70% of 11.6 million jobs created since the Great Recession.
In this Bloomberg BNA article, Ben Penn talks about the possibility of a revivement of an arcane Labor Department office that would enforce union disclosure requirements. Penn quotes Dr. Anthony Carnevale on the role of unions during elections.