'Timing bad' for Rochester U

More from Rep. Gene Pelowski, the Winona DFLer who's one of the most outspoken critics of plans to expand the University of Minnesota programming in Rochester -- quoted in the Winona Daily News :

...He is concerned about the proposed university in Rochester. Included in the higher education budget bill is $3.2 million for studying the needs in Rochester.

Rep. Gene Pelowski, DFL-Winona, said the timing for a new university in Rochester is bad.

"This is at a time when MnSCU has had record tuition increases, record enrollment increases and student debt," Pelowski wrote in an e-mail.

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