Barron talks state budget impasse in blog post

January 28, 2016

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- In his blog "Digging Deeper," President Eric Barron discusses the state legislature's ongoing budget stalemate, contending that Penn State -- and higher education -- is an essential service to the people and should not be relegated to "non-preferred" appropriations.

Barron discusses his efforts to communicate to Republican and Democratic lawmakers, as well as speaking with the governor and his staff, on the impact the budget impasse is having on Penn State and other state-related institutions.

To view the full post, go to the "Digging Deeper" site at

Last Updated January 28, 2016