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Connections: Exploring Senator Warren's student loan debt forgiveness program

Apr 26, 2019

Senator Elizabeth Warren is proposing student loan debt forgiveness that could wipe out 95 percent of loan debt in this country. Her critics say the plan is too expensive, too beneficial to the financially comfortable, and unfair to others who have had to pay off their loans in the past. Her supporters say the plan is the first to fully address the loan debt crisis, and could spark new economic growth.

We discuss the plan with our guest and our listeners. In studio:

  • Patrick Coyle, graduate assistant at SUNY Brockport and supporter of Senator Warren