Her comments follow Sen. Chuck Schumer's plea for Americans to write to the White House every day regarding broad student-loan forgiveness.
"We're continuing to push very hard" for Biden to use executive action to cancel a "significant portion" of student debt, Rep. Jayapal said.
3 in 5 Americans thought about delaying marriage to avoid taking on a partner's debt — and most believe a partner's debt is a reason to get divorced.
Federal Student Aid's Richard Cordray issued schools a warning: be upfront about student loan costs or be held accountable for bad behavior.
Sen. Patty Murray outlined four changes to the student-loan system she'd like to see before payments resume. For now, they are set to begin May 1.
Maximus, which took over Navient's portfolio, says it's just "back-end IT support" for federal loans and not responsible for borrowers' ability to pay.
GOP Reps. Jim Banks and Bob Good just introduced a bill to block the Education Secretary's legal authority to extend the student-loan payment pause.
Borrowers "nonetheless got out there and tried to get an education," Sen. Warren told MSNBC. She wants to see Biden cancel student debt before May.
Rep. Vicente Gonzalez told Insider his student-debt bill would remind Biden of his unfulfilled campaign promise. He added, "We expect you to do it."
Since Biden reformed Public Service Loan Forgiveness last fall, thousands of teachers, military, and other nonprofit or public workers can get relief.
Biden's Education Department announced 30,000 more student-loan borrowers are on track for debt relief through Public Service Loan Forgiveness.
After nearly two years of not making payments, federal student-loan borrowers are about to be thrown back in. Advocates want Biden to delay that.
Insider spoke with over a dozen student-loan borrowers stuck with huge debt loads. They're a small part of a $1.7 trillion crisis in the US.
"It's outrageous that other people get to declare bankruptcy but students can't," Sen. Chuck Schumer said in February.
Student-loan forgiveness "is a decision we're going to take before payments resume," White House Chief of Staff Ron Klain told Pod Save America.
There are five ways to join the strike without defaulting on your debt. "It's a way to stick it to Joe Biden," the Debt Collective told Insider.
NYC Mayor Eric Adams announced a $20 million agreement with Berkeley College over accusations the school lied to students about federal student loans.
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