The cost of higher education has become an increasingly heavy burden.  Students are finding different ways to adapt.
Vice-President of Policy & Research Tamara Draut was on Marketplace with Kai Ryssdal to talk about the high cost of college for middle and low income households.
Adam Lioz was on NPR's "All Things Considered" with Peter Overby to discuss the growing role of "dark money" in elections. He said that "of all the money spent on presidential ads so far, more than half of it has been from these dark money groups."