WATCH – Tennessee Lawmakers Pass HBCU Support Bill

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam signed into law this week a bill designed to help the state’s public and private HBCUs to communicate strengths and needs to lawmakers.

The bill creates a consortium of the schools to advocate through a statewide initiative designed to increase private and public investment in black colleges, with function similar to the federal White House Initiative on HBCUs.

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