The amount of student loan debt Americans hold is at a record high, and much of it is shouldered by Millennials--people in their late 20s and 30s. Now, children in Generation Z, the group born after 1996, are facing their…
By Paul Solman
The education secretary raised a "red warning flag" at a conference in Atlanta on Tuesday, that the federal government must change the way it gives out student loans.
By Collin Binkley, Associated Press
College graduation can be a time of financial anxiety. But Purdue University is offering students a new way to pay for their degrees: Students get funding when they agree to pay back the university a percentage of their future earnings,…
By PBS NewsHour
Critics said it contradicts President Donald Trump's campaign promises to make college more affordable at a time when student debt is ballooning…
By Maria Danilova, Associated Press
By Kathleen Ronayne, Associated Press
Jill Stein, the Green Party presidential candidate, is offering an aggressive set of policy prescriptions in her longshot bid.
Support Provided By: Learn more
Educate your inbox
Subscribe to Here’s the Deal, our politics newsletter for analysis you won’t find anywhere else.