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Friday, June 29, 2018

Tragedy at the Capital Gazette

June 29, 2018

Dear University of Maryland community,

A horrific tragedy befell our state yesterday — the shooting rampage at the Capital Gazette newsroom in Annapolis.

Our University has ​voiced​ strong opposition to H.R.1, the Tax Cut​s​ and Jobs Act, because it discourages participation in college, makes it more expensive for low- and middle-income students to attend, undermines the financial stability of universities, and—by swelling the national debt​​—impairs the Federal government's ability to invest in higher education, research, and economic growth.

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