Updated: March 6, 2012 at 12:00 am
DENVER — Lawmakers drawing up the state budget have approved a $29 million cut for higher education next year.
According to the Denver Post (http://bit.ly/wxSHwT ), the General Assembly's Joint Budget Committee on Monday set aside $490 million for colleges and universities.
The plan now moves to the Appropriations Committee, where it will be open for discussion.
Information from: The Denver Post, http://www.denverpost.com