Minnesota lawmakers discuss proposed cuts to higher education
Brent Tweet said he used to be content to let politicians handle the issues of the day.
He's been homeless and he's been in jail, but today he said he's a successful student and vocal member of the student senate at Lake Superior College in Duluth.
"If it wasn't for student loans and grants, I'd still be at the bottom ... just trying to survive," he said. "I would have no hope at all."
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