Posted at: 08/22/2013 5:35 PM
| Updated at: 08/22/2013 5:49 PM
By: WNYT Staff
Crowds are gathered in Syracuse where the president is expected to speak about a new government rating system for colleges.
His goal is to make sure every American family can afford higher education.
Local families with kids in college, like the Smith family from Guilderland say they are anxious to find out what the Presidents plan means for the middle class.
NewsChannel 13’s Jessica Layton is in Syracuse awaiting the president’s speech with more.