Public University Pulls Funding From Conservative Group After Illegal Immigration Event

November 12, 2014

By Kaitlyn Schallhorn at Campus Reform

Virginia Tech has rescinded funding from a conservative student group after it hosted an event on illegal immigration.

Va. Tech’s Young Americans for Freedom (YAF) chapter last month hosted Bay Buchanan, a political commentator who served as the youngest U.S. Treasurer under Ronald Reagan, to speak about immigration. According to Va. Tech’s student newspaper, the event was advertised with fliers calling the event, “Alien Invasion: How Illegal Immigration is Hurting America...

Schools: Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University