23 Nov In-the-News Update [Issue: Education]
The Biden administration is asking the Supreme Court to revisit the student debt relief program. The legislation is intended to forgive up to $20,000 of student loan dept for approximately tens of millions of American citizens. In a separate matter, the Justice Department is requesting the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals to postpone a ruling by a Texas district court judge to deem the debt relief program as illegal. A decision is expected by December 1st, 2022.