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Florida's Universities Are Raising Tuition Rates

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By Lynn Hatter

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Tallahassee, FL – The legislature raised college tuition rates by eight percent during the 2009 legislative session. Lawmakers also gave universities the ability to raise an additional 7 percent increase on top. As Lynn Hatter reports, Florida's higher education institutions are raising rates.