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Our Partners on the HEROES Act and Student Debt During Coronavirus

14 May 2020

The statements here are in response to the originally proposed $10,000 in cancellation for all student loan borrowers. Many partners in the Higher Ed, Not Debt campaign are disappointed to see this proposal scaled back in the May 14 update via the manager’s amendment, as it leaves out millions of struggling borrowers.

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What You Need to Know About the CARES Act and Your Student Loans

8 April 2020

This press release originally appeared on www.defendstudents.org By the National Student Legal Defense Network | April 02, 2020 On March 27, 2020, the U.S. House of Representatives passed, and… Read more

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Our Partners and Allies on Congress’ Response for Student Loan Borrowers Amidst COVID-19 

26 March 2020

It’s clear that this bill neglected those with student debt. Anything less than reducing the balances of student loan borrowers is simply equivalent to delaying their pain for a future date. Despite the best efforts of this economic stimulus package, the economy will never fully recover while borrowers are pinned down by their debt.

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Principles the Federal Government Must Consider When Acting for Student Loan Borrowers in Light of COVID-19

20 March 2020

Find a PDF of this letter here. March 20, 2020 Chairman Lamar Alexander 428 Dirksen Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 Ranking Member Patty Murray 428 Dirksen… Read more

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Addressing Student Debt During COVID-19: What Our Partners and Allies Think

13 March 2020

The outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) has not only impacted the national economy, but is now preventing families from being able to make ends meet.

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