NBC Boosts Obama's 'Ambitious' College Plan; Touts His 'Generosity'

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<p>The 9 January 2015 edition of <em>NBC Nightly News</em> enthusiastically promoted President Obama&#39;s proposal to provide &quot;free&quot; community college education, to the tune of $60 billion dollars over ten years. Brian Williams hyped the &quot;ambitious offer that could help so many families.&quot; Chris Jansing asserted that the President&#39;s plan is a &quot;a goal everyone can agree on,&quot; but also underlined that the multi-billion dollar program is going to be a &quot;tough sell to Congress.&quot;</p>

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