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Priest Training 101
by: Rich Wisken
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Australia's Prime Minister wants to cut university funding and increase funding for priest training.
Luckily, I came up with a solution where everybody wins!
Dear Prime Minister Tony Abbott,
I just read an article about how you want to cut funding to universities by 20% and spend more money training priests. Under your proposed higher education reforms:
"Religious teaching, training and vocational institutes would be eligible for a share of $820 million in new Commonwealth funding over three years".
I'm not sure how much it costs to educate a man of God, but $820 million sounds like quite a lot. Now, I know you guys are in a fair bit of debt at the moment, so I've come up with a solution to help you out.
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