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Biden canceling student debt for more than 277,000 borrowers

Posted on AllSides April 12th, 2024
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President Biden announced Friday he would be canceling student debt of more than 277,000 borrowers.

The administration is forgiving $7.4 billion for borrowers in more than 40 states in the latest debt relief program, bringing the total amount of student loan cancellation over Biden’s presidency to $153 billion.

The latest loan forgiveness initiative is coming through various income-driven repayment (IDR) plans, including the president’s newly established SAVE program.

“From day one of my Administration, I promised to fight to ensure higher education is a ticket to the middle class, not...

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