Marketplace for Monday, June 18, 2012
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University of California President Mark Yudof discusses Gov. Jerry Brown's decision to leave the financial fate of the state's public schools in the hands of voters. Commentator Robert Samuelson says that pushing everyone to get a college education is doing more harm than good. President Obama and Mitt Romney have spent nearly a quarter of their campaign money in Massachusetts. We hear about the mood in Europe after Greece's election this weekend. And are you a HENRY -- High Earner Not Rich Yet? You might not be the 1 percent, but your economic impact is still major.
Posted In: Greece
The Business Insider's Joe Weisenthal discusses the current mood in Athens, and when he thinks Greece's problems will begin to affect the United States.
Posted In: spain, Europe debt crisis, Whats up Europe
Now that the Greek election has passed, people are looking at Spain -- which may be headed towards a full bailout.
Posted In: campaign spending, Massachusetts, Mitt Romney, Barack Obama
And, no, it's not Ohio. Would you believe... Massachusetts?
Posted In: University of California
California Gov. Jerry Brown is proposing to raise taxes in November, with part of the revenue going to pay for public education in the state, including for the University of California system. U.C. President Mark Yudof responds.
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