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Gas prices are a source of financial hardship for more than half of Americans, survey says

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Gas prices have leaped since a year ago, and some states have suspended taxes on the product to compensate. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images

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Survey finds more than half of Americans are experiencing financial hardship due to gas prices

by Samantha Fields May 2, 2022
Still, many people told Gallup that they believe higher gas prices are temporary.

Will tuition waivers make universities more accessible to Indigenous students?

by Savannah Maher May 2, 2022
The University of California is the latest public land grant university system to waive tuition for some Native American students. But tuition costs are just one financial barrier that keeps Indigenous people from getting degrees.

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