Cal State students and faculty protest cuts


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Demonstrators at San Jose State say the cuts mean fewer and larger classes. They're also protesting an under-grad fee increase of $160 a year, bringing the cost of registration to nearly $2,500.

Students are now paying 30 percent more for fewer hours of education.

"And that's why we're here today because I know you're angry, I'm angry, the faculty is angry. The governor, not so much," said

"I've got 40-50 students I can't serve because we don't have enough money," said

Cal State has also imposed nine mandatory faculty furlough days that will cost instructors about nine percent of their salaries.

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