2020 Election: The Student Loans Issues

As the Democratic Party debates build toward the 2020 general election, you’ll hear presidential candidates talk about loan forgiveness, free college, even canceling student debt altogether. Some will offer hyper-detailed policy prescriptions, and others may simply endorse a concept. While only 6% of Americans say they prioritize education issues when voting for federal offices, more... Anna Helhoski is a writer at NerdWallet.

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