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The day in photos, April 15, 2011

The day in photos, April 15, 2011

Louisiana State University students Mark Nehlig, left, and Brian Sain lift a coffin representing education after a rally to protest against cuts to higher education at the Louisiana State Capitol in Baton Rouge, La., Nov. 10, 2010. Louisiana and a handful of other states with billions of dollars in "rainy-day" funds set aside for troubled financial times are discovering that they can't use that money to offset their budget cuts. Instead, in an attempt to ease the state's deficit, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and state lawmakers are expected to make another round of deep cuts to public colleges.


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