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Here’s Why So Many Americans Feel Cheated By Their Student Loans

A social and financial divide is forming — between those who have student debt, and those who do not — that will have ramifications for decades to come. https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/annehelenpetersen/student-debt-college-public-service-loan-forgiveness

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H-1B visa shift may favor tech companies

Currently, a person with a master’s or doctoral degree from an American college or university has better odds of receiving a visa, because they’re eligible for a lottery just for people with U.S. advanced degrees […]

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DeVos Paints Doomsday Student Debt Landscape

Digging into the numbers further, she painted a bleak picture: Only 24 percent of federal aid borrowers are currently paying down both principal and interest, she stressed, close to 20 percent of all loans are […]

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Congress thinks the public is way more conservative than it actually is. Deep-pocketed lobbyists are to blame, according to new research.

Senior staffers in congressional offices hold highly inaccurate assumptions about what voters in their districts actually want when it comes to policy. They tend to believe that voters support much more conservative policies than they […]