Argumentative Essay: Why Are Community Colleges Free?

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First, I always wondered why community colleges are not free for students. Then after researching for my sex offenders’ case law class, I came across this fact. Most states have laws regarding maximum ages gap to which education must be offered free of charge. The report says 20 states are 19-years-old (including New Jersey), 29 states are 21-years-old, and Texas the age for free schooling is 26-years-old. So in place the No Child Left Behind Act and now the newly signed Elementary and Secondary Education Act will better students college, but yet college is not free? Even the U.S. Department of Education’s website says on the bottom of the page, “Our mission is to promote student achievement and preparation for global competitiveness by fostering
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