Nation of Change
April 4th, 2015
Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Rep. Elijah Cummings, who co-chair an
initiative called the Middle Class Prosperity Project, are holding a
forum today at the University of Massachusetts in Boston on Tackling the
Student Debt Crisis (more info here).
If the word “crisis” seems dramatic to you, you haven’t been paying
attention. The Federal Reserve recently released new data on student
debt, and it shows that the situation is even worse than many people
realized. There’s a lot of new information available, but here are four
things every American needs to know:
1. Student debt is soaring in this country.