For more than a generation, the GOP trope with a nod and a wink was "I’m here from Washington and I’m here to help."
Yet sometimes, government policies do help Americans — especially those with crippling college debt — which now totals more than $1.4 trillion.
The Trump Administration, though, is making it more difficult to pay down, eliminate or avoid college loans. Recent actions are hurting borrowers.
Under the unqualified leadership of Betsy DeVos, education secretary, the Trump Administration is rolling back rules that protected some 40 million Americans carrying student debt.
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
The latest anti-borrower moves involves DeVos refusing to back more than half dozen consumer protections. That’s why several states are suing the administration to enforce the rules.
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