My Blog
Politics

Legal Challenges to Student Loan Forgiveness Loom


“The Biden administration and Republican opponents of mass student debt cancellation appear headed for a legal confrontation with hundreds of billions of dollars at stake just weeks before the November midterm elections,” the Wall Street Journal reports.

“GOP state attorneys general, conservative groups and federal lawmakers are laying the groundwork to challenge President Biden’s executive action to cancel up to $20,000 of debt for most of the 40 million people with federal student loan debt. Would-be plaintiffs can’t take action until the administration makes a formal move toward cancellation, such as releasing an application for loan forgiveness or wiping out the balances of a first batch of borrowers.” 

“The Education Department has said it would unveil an application for borrowers to register their income and Pell Grant status, two factors that determine relief eligibility, by early October.”

FavoriteLoadingSave to Favorites

Related posts

US officers determine 3 spaces the place US might take motion quickly on Ukraine

newsconquest

Women candidates set records in 2022 midterms as gender becomes a primary theme in national discourse, research group says

newsconquest

Justice Division fees 5 other people with serving to Chinese language govt to secret agent on dissidents in US

newsconquest

Leave a Comment