Legislator reviewing higher education efforts

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Friday, August 29, 2014

Arkansas legislators are touring colleges and universities on a mission to review workforce training and education programs across the state.

“We have a lot of programs out there,” Sen. Jane English, R-North Little Rock, said. “We want to know what they’re doing, their results and how much money they’re spending.”

English is co-chair of a state Joint Performance Review Committee, which is meeting in Springdale today. Wednesday’s stop was at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith.

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