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Sen. Michael Frerichs Hosts Hearing on College Affordability

Senator Michael Frerichs

By Brian Kleemann

Illinois State Senator Michael Frerichs (D-52, center) speaks with two College of DuPage students during a recent community hearing on college affordability and accessibility. Joining Sen. Frerichs were State Rep. Sandra Pihos (R-48, left) and State Senator Don Harmon (D-39). The hearing was one in a series that Sen. Frerichs is hosting throughout the state and it was the first one held on a community college campus. College officials, including President Dr. Robert L. Breuder and Vice President of Student Affairs Earl Dowling, also spoke during the hearing.