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Nonprofit centering the needs and voices of borrowers to end the student debt crisis. A people-powered movement with over 2 million supporters. RTs≠endorsements
Dec 24, 2020 11 tweets 10 min read
STATEMENT: @JoeBiden’s comments on #studentdebt cancellation are concerning, but advocates remain committed to $50,000 or more in relief.… .@JoeBiden made his first comments Wednesday in response to the growing movement urging the President-elect to cancel $50,000 or more in #studentdebt using executive action.
Dec 24, 2020 5 tweets 5 min read
BREAKING: @JoeBiden says he is unlikely to use executive action to #cancelstudentdebt despite unprecedented support from lawmakers, experts, and the public.… We joined a diverse coalition of 237 civil rights and consumer protection organizations, including the @NAACP and several national labor unions, to send a letter to @JoeBiden urging him to use executive authority to #cancelstudentdebt.
Dec 23, 2020 9 tweets 7 min read
STATEMENT: #Studentloan reform advocates hopeful as Education Secretary Betsy DeVos set to be replaced by Miguel Cardona @teachcardona.… We join our supporters in taking a collective sigh of relief knowing that @BetsyDeVosED will no longer head @usedgov. Student loan advocates are optimistic that @JoeBiden’s nominee, @teachcardona, will be a stronger champion for 45 million Americans carrying #studentdebt.
Dec 7, 2020 11 tweets 9 min read
#STUDENTDEBTxCOVID REPORT: Most people are not financially secure to resume student loan payments and economic challenges disproportionately harm people of color and older people.… .@DebtCrisisOrg, the nation’s largest student debt advocacy organization, and @BySavi, a social impact technology company working to help solve the crisis, completed a nationwide #STUDENTDEBTxCOVID survey last week with 58,733 #studentloan borrowers.