Nearly 9,500 Mississippians eligible for loan forgiveness under new Biden administration plan

Posted on AllSides July 19th, 2023
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Nearly 9,500 Mississippians will see their student loans automatically discharged following changes made by the U.S. Department of Education to its income-driven repayment program — a small portion of the more than 439,000 Mississippians who hold student loan debt. The move, which President Joe Biden’s administration unveiled last year, comes on the heels of the U.S. Supreme Court striking down his student loan forgiveness plan. The administration’s changes to the income-driven repayment program are related but ultimately separate from that plan and have not yet led to court challenges. The...

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