Commentary: Loan forgiveness raises testy questions (Sept. 21, 2022)
September 21, 2022
The controversy over President Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan is a touchy one.
As with about every other topic these days, it’s rapidly become a partisan issue.
Last week 22 Republican governors signed a letter to Biden demanding that he withdraw the program, saying that they “fundamentally oppose (Biden’s) plan to force American taxpayers to pay off the student loan debt of an elite few.”
Of course, the White House had a comeback: Spokesperson Abdullah Hasan responded in an email to USA Today: “These same Republican governors didn’t seem to object when their Republi...