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New York has become the first state to offer both four- and two-year public college tuition free to families making less than $100,000.
Here & Now's Robin Young speaks to Jim Malatras (@jimmalatras), one of the architects of the state plan. Until recently Malatras was director of state operations for New York's governor (@NYgovCuomo). He's now president of the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government in Albany.
This segment aired on April 12, 2017.