Debt-Free College' Is Democrats' New Rallying Cry

June 12, 2015 | | Chronicle of Higher Education |
The push for debt-free college began last September, when Demos, a liberal think tank, issued a plan that would make college debt-free for low- and middle-income families in some states, at a cost of around $30 billion. Four months later the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, or PCCC, began a campaign to press the Democratic candidates to back the idea.
 
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