Higher ed law to give board more authority

The law will also punish schools that raise tuition excessively.
Monday, July 9, 2007 | 2:00 a.m. CDT; updated 9:12 a.m. CDT, Wednesday, July 2, 2008

CAPE GIRARDEAU — Members of the Missouri Coordinating Board for Higher Education used to wonder why they bothered to meet.