A majority of Republicans in a new survey think colleges and universities have a negative effect on the U.S.
The Pew Research Center poll finds 58 percent of Republicans and Republican-leaning independents think colleges and universities hurt the country.
Just 36 percent of Republicans think they have a positive effect.
In contrast, a large majority of Democrats, 72 percent, say colleges and universities have a positive effect on the country/The Hill. More here.