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Obama's plan to boost the nation's community colleges gets good reviews

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President Obama's plan to boost the nation's community colleges is getting good reviews in Wisconsin.

But some leaders of the state's 16 technical schools have concerns.

Obama wants 11 million people enrolled nationally by 2020, more than double the current number.

But Morna Foy of the state Technical Colleges Association says Wisconsin enrollments are already up 25 percent over the last decade and with recent layoffs many campuses are at their capacities now.

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