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July 6, 2016

Today, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton announced major new additions to her plan to provide debt-free public college and reduce the burden of student debt for...

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Yesterday, Rep. Mark Pocan (D-WI) and Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) introduced The Degrees Not Debt Act. This legislation would create a state-federal...
July 14, 2016 |
Settlement Ensures Low-Income New Jerseyans Will Be Offered the Chance to Register to Vote TRENTON, NEW JERSEY and WASHINGTON, D.C, July 14, 2016 —...
July 14, 2016 |
Today, Congressman Robert Brady, the ranking member of the Committee on House Administration, introduced the “Automatic Voter Registration Act of...
July 14, 2016 |

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These Individual Schools Have Achieved What No State Has—College Affordability

Despite the fact that no state can boast that its colleges are affordable, some individual colleges may be able to do so. For...

Debt-Free Graduates Come from Wealthier Families

Almost half of debt-free graduates (46.7 percent) come from families making more than $100,000 annually.

Public Pensions Can Mean the Difference Between Security and Poverty in Retirement

The median income in 2014 for retirees without public pensions was near or below the individual poverty line ($11,367 a year in 2015) for retirees...