Panel’s Failure Means Education Cuts in ’13

Monday, November 28, 2011 - 9:54am
The New York Times
On Monday, Congressional leaders failed to agree on a plan to balance the country’s budget. As a result, automatic cuts to federal programs are set to take place beginning in 2013. Student financial aid programs — including Pell Grants — will find their current funding levels in jeopardy unless government officials reach consensus on an alternate approach.