student loans
Culture
Biden wipes out another $1.2B in student debt as he fights to stay in 2024 race

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The Biden administration announced Thursday it would forgive $1.2 billion in student debt held by 35,000 public service workers. President Joe Biden will have forgiven… Read More

July 19, 2024
Legislation
FAFSA debacle sparks Congressional action

(The Center Square) – Congressional Republicans are pushing new legislation this week in the House and Senate to force the Biden administration to fix the FAFSA process after ongoing criticism… Read More

July 9, 2024
Public Education
Foreign aid, student loan forgiveness behind massive increase in deficit estimate, CBO says

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – America’s debt is growing faster than previously expected, largely due to actions taken by the Biden administration and recent legislation, according to the Congressional Budget… Read More

June 19, 2024
Culture
Women have more student loan debt than men, and it’s not because of the gender wage gap

College student loan debt in the U.S. is nearing $1.8 trillion dollars. While the Biden administration is controversially trying to take care of this mountain of debt… Read More

May 6, 2024
Culture
Biden swings at student debt cancelation a third time

The Biden administration has unveiled a new plan to pursue the president’s long-touted goal to “cancel” student debt for the millions of Americans who once promised… Read More

April 12, 2024
Opinion
Missouri, Kansas lawsuits remind Biden that student loans remain Congress’ prerogative

(The Daily Signal) – In a lawsuit filed on Monday, Missouri invites the federal courts to recognize that President Joe Biden’s preoccupation with canceling student loans is part of a pattern. Read More

April 12, 2024
Courts
Red state AGs sue Biden admin over new student loan forgiveness plan

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – Seven Republican attorneys general filed a lawsuit Tuesday against President Joe Biden’s administration over a new student loan forgiveness plan rolled out this week. Biden … Read More

April 10, 2024
Public Education
Senator calls on watchdog to investigate FAFSA mess as critics want ouster of agency head

A powerful U.S. senator has called on the federal Government Accountability Office to investigate the Department of Education’s handling of its new Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). U.S. Read More

April 9, 2024
Culture
Texans pass billions of dollars worth of bond debt, paid for by property tax hikes

(The Center Square) – Texans statewide passed billions of dollars’ worth of bonds on Tuesday, according to unofficial results. All bond proposition ballot language explicitly states, “This is a property… Read More

November 9, 2023
Public Education
Biden admin plans to wipe $39 billion in student debt for thousands of borrowers despite SCOTUS ruling

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – The Department of Education (DOE) announced Friday that it will automatically forgive $39 billion of student loan debt for more than 804,000 borrowers, following a… Read More

July 14, 2023
Courts
‘Unlawful pause’ on student loans cost taxpayers $150 billion

(The Center Square) –A new lawsuit challenges the U.S. Department of Education’s “unlawful pause” on federal student loan payments that have cost taxpayers $150 billion from lost interest. The lawsuit,… Read More

April 10, 2023
Culture
Biden administration is placing undercover federal agents at universities

Image via Facebook. (Daily Caller) – The Biden administration will disguise agents as students to catch colleges and universities that are misleading students, the Department of Education… Read More

March 16, 2023
Courts
Teachers union president melts down on Supreme Court steps

(Daily Caller) – American Federation of Teachers (AFT) President Randi Weingarten railed against challenges to President Joe Biden’s student loan cancellation plan outside of the Supreme Court Tuesday as oral… Read More

March 1, 2023
Courts
Biden admin will extend student loan payment pause – again – while forgiveness is tied up in court

(Daily Caller) – The Biden administration extended the student loan repayment pause to until the end of June 2023 while the administration’s student loan forgiveness plan is tied up in… Read More

November 23, 2022
Public Education
In latest announcement, Biden is walking a political tightrope over student loan debt. Here’s why

If playing hard-to-get is the best strategy to woo someone, President Joe Biden is courting student loan debtors all wrong. He’s all but lying on the bed with his best… Read More

August 24, 2022