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KSL+: The ins and outs of the student debt crisis and the plan to forgive

Sep 15, 2022, 2:55 PM | Updated: Nov 22, 2022, 12:45 am

On August 25th President Joe Biden announced a plan to cancel up to $20,000 for borrowers of federal student loans.

Three weeks later Governor Spencer Cox joined nearly half of the governors across the country in demanding President Biden withdraw that plan.

This week we dive into the student debt crisis, the president’s plan to forgive loans and who it impacts.

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KSL+: The ins and outs of the student debt crisis and the plan to forgive