EDUCATION DIVE: Congressional Democrats push Duncan for student debt relief
Career College Central Summary:
Six Democrats in Congress wrote a letter Monday to the Department of Education about debt relief for students attending schools that have committed fraud.
The Chronicle of Higher Education reports that the letter asked Education Secretary Arne Duncan to inform eligible students of their debt relief options immediately.
Lawmakers also asked for more information about department practices in this area, including how many requests for loan discharges they have received and how they advise students of their options, according to The Chronicle.
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