LSU advocacy group forms to protect system campuses from budget cuts _lowres

LSU's Baton Rouge campus.

Facing deep cuts to state higher education funding in the coming year, the LSU Alumni Association has launched a new legislative advocacy group to try to protect the LSU System’s campuses.

The new group, called Tiger Advocates, is intended to connect volunteers to legislators as they craft the state budget in the coming year.

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