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Biden makes plans to cancel some student loan debt

Clip: 05/08/2022 | 4m 12s | Video has closed captioning.

Canceling at least $10,000 of student loan debt per person was a campaign pledge that helped President Biden get elected. Now, the Biden administration is planning to move ahead on this through executive action. While the proposal is not finalized, plans for relief are tied to income. NPR's education correspondent Cory Turner joins Geoff Bennett to discuss who would benefit.

Aired: 05/08/22

Rating: NR

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