[caption id="attachment_208178" align="alignleft" width="130"]RIGOBERTO D. TIGLAO RIGOBERTO D. TIGLAO[/caption]

PRESIDENT Duterte’s law mandating free tuition in state colleges is a watershed in our history. I estimate it could lift a million poor families out of poverty or transform them into the lower-middle income group for the next generation, since college education is the real main asset for getting out of impecuniousness.

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