Sen. Chris Coons, D-Delaware, reached an agreement with Senate Education Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander, R-Tennessee, Ranking Member Patty Murray, D-Washington, and Sens. Tim Scott, R-South Carolina, Doug Jones, D-Alabama, Richard Burr, R-North Carolina, supported by Sen. Tom Carper, D-Delaware, to make permanent $255 million in annual funding for historically black colleges and universities and minority serving institutions like Delaware State University, simplify the Free Application [...]