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Washington State University Elson Floyd last week proposed that tuition increases would be capped at the cost-of-living inflation rate if the legislature agrees to maintain higher education funding at current levels.

State Sen. Rodney Tom (D-Bellevue) talks with KING 5's Chris Daniels about Floyd's proposal and the issues affecting tuition hikes at Washington's public universities. Tom is chairman of the Senate's Higher Education & Workforce Development Committee.

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