John S. Barry is director of research at the Tax Foundation in Washington, D.C. and an adjunct scholar with the Mackinac Center for Public Policy.

By John S. Barry

Private Prepaid Tuition Programs Can Help Make College Affordable

Rising tuition threatens to drive the cost of college beyond the reach of many lower- and middle-income families. But a little-known provision signed into law by President Bush as part of the Economic Growth and Tax Relief Act of 2001 will make affording college a bit easier for many Michigan families. … more