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Baltimore Sun
Sen. Ben Cardin, HCC students talk college affordabilityThirteen Howard Community College students had the chance to talk college affor
Sen. Ben Cardin, HCC students talk college affordability
Baltimore Sun / Posted yesterday
Thirteen Howard Community College students had the chance to talk college affordability with Sen. Ben Cardin Friday morning last week at the Columbia campus. Students discussed their struggles to pay for and complete their degrees while juggling... Read more
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DW
Youth vote mobilizes for the Sanders 'revolution' | US elections 2016 |Melissa Rubio lost her mother to cancer. Two weeks later, her father was laid
Youth vote mobilizes for the Sanders 'revolution' | US elections 2016 |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
Melissa Rubio lost her mother to cancer. Two weeks later, her father was laid off from his job, working construction in the Chicago suburbs. Soon the bank came and foreclosed on the family's home. Rubio was 15 when tragedy struck her family. She... Read more
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News 10 WILX
Can Millennials Change the Presidential Race?Many younger voters on campus say there's a major concern on their mind -- how
Can Millennials Change the Presidential Race?
News 10 WILX / Posted 8 days ago
Many younger voters on campus say there's a major concern on their mind -- how to address the student debt crisis. On February 1st, the race for the White House officially begins, as voters decide whom they want to win the Iowa caucuses. A lot is... Read more
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Business Insider
I am the student loan crisis at its ugliest: I graduated and found out I have $200,000 in debtEvery once in a while, when I’m feeling overwhelmed, I watch college commenceme
I am the student loan crisis at its ugliest: I graduated and found out I have $200,000 in debt
Business Insider / Posted 11 days ago
Every once in a while, when I’m feeling overwhelmed, I watch college commencement ceremonies on YouTube. These rituals remind me how perverse our higher-education system is—and of the empty idealism that colleges and universities sell us: We are... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Sanders and Clinton battle for youth vote with college plans | Election 2016Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign event in
Sanders and Clinton battle for youth vote with college plans | Election 2016
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 14 days ago
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign event in Decorah, Iowa January 26, 2016. Photo by Rick Wilking/Reuters Democratic presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are fighting to be best in class on an... Read more
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Yahoo News
Sanders and Clinton battle for youth vote with college plans Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign event
Sanders and Clinton battle for youth vote with college plans
Yahoo News / Posted 14 days ago
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks at a campaign event in Decorah, Iowa January … By Alana Wise and Luciana Lopez MANCHESTER, New Hampshire (Reuters) - Democratic... Read more
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Beverly Hills Courier
Student Debt Becomes Clinton-Sanders Sword in Battle for Youth VotesPosted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 – 11:28 AM (Reuters) – Democratic presidenti
Student Debt Becomes Clinton-Sanders Sword in Battle for Youth Votes
Beverly Hills Courier / Posted 15 days ago
Posted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016 – 11:28 AM (Reuters) – Democratic presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are fighting to be best in class on an issue that resonates loudly with young Americans – runaway student debt. Days ahead... Read more
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Reuters
Sanders and Clinton battle for youth vote with college plansMANCHESTER, New Hampshire Democratic presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and
Sanders and Clinton battle for youth vote with college plans
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
MANCHESTER, New Hampshire Democratic presidential hopefuls Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are fighting to be best in class on an issue that resonates loudly with young Americans - runaway student debt. Days ahead of the Iowa caucuses and the New... Read more
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Slate
I Am the Student Loan Crisis at Its Ugliest: I Graduated and Found Out I’m $200,000 in DebtCommentary about business and finance. Every once in a while, when I’m feeling
I Am the Student Loan Crisis at Its Ugliest: I Graduated and Found Out I’m $200,000 in Debt
Slate / Posted 15 days ago
Commentary about business and finance. Every once in a while, when I’m feeling overwhelmed, I watch college commencement ceremonies on YouTube. These rituals remind me how perverse our higher-education system is—and of the empty idealism that... Read more
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The Advocate
Special report: Student debt grows as tuition risesFranklin Fehrman has taken an unusual path to college, but he will wind up in t
Special report: Student debt grows as tuition rises
The Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
Franklin Fehrman has taken an unusual path to college, but he will wind up in the same place as about half of his fellow Louisiana collegians: in debt. Fehrman, 32, moved to New Orleans nine years ago and started working in restaurants. He... Read more
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CBS 5 Green Bay
Wisconsin Graduates Struggling with Student DebtGovernor Scott Walker at the State of the State address spoke about his freeze
Wisconsin Graduates Struggling with Student Debt
CBS 5 Green Bay / Posted 20 days ago
Governor Scott Walker at the State of the State address spoke about his freeze on tuition. Tuition rates in Wisconsin have remained the same for four years now, saving students seeking a higher education thousands of dollars. However, Democrats and... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
College Affordability Rests Heavily On Those Seeking Higher Education One of the biggest topics on the presidential campaign trail is the cost of a
College Affordability Rests Heavily On Those Seeking Higher Education
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
One of the biggest topics on the presidential campaign trail is the cost of a college education. Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut claims the amount of college debt is now... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
College Affordability Rests Heavily On Those Trying Seeking Higher Education One of the biggest topics on the presidential campaign trail is the cost of a
College Affordability Rests Heavily On Those Trying Seeking Higher Education
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 21 days ago
One of the biggest topics on the presidential campaign trail is the cost of a college education. Sen. Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut claims the amount of college debt... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Is tuition-free community college a workable idea?President Obama has said that going to college is "the surest ticket to the mid
Is tuition-free community college a workable idea?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 22 days ago
President Obama has said that going to college is "the surest ticket to the middle class" for millions of young Americans. He wants to give them a helping hand. In his farewell State of the Union message, Mr. Obama has once again called for a public... Read more
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Market Watch
America’s growing student-loan-debt crisisIt’s getting harder and harder to graduate college without taking on student lo
America’s growing student-loan-debt crisis
Market Watch / Posted 26 days ago
It’s getting harder and harder to graduate college without taking on student loans. Nearly 70% of bachelor’s degree recipients leave school with debt, according to the White House, and that could have major consequences for the economy. Research... Read more
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News 8000
Gov. Walker announces college affordability plansPaying for college is one of the biggest obstacles anyone faces when making a
Gov. Walker announces college affordability plans
News 8000 / Posted 29 days ago
Paying for college is one of the biggest obstacles anyone faces when making a decision about getting a higher education. At an event at UW- La Crosse today, Governor Scott Walker revealed how he plans to help... News 8's Brittany Schmidt is in... Read more
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News 8000
Gov. Walker announces college affordability plansAt an event at UW-La Crosse Monday, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker revealed a new
Gov. Walker announces college affordability plans
News 8000 / Posted 29 days ago
At an event at UW-La Crosse Monday, Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker revealed a new plan to help Wisconsinites afford college. Paying for college is one of the biggest obstacles anyone faces when making a decision about getting a higher... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Schumer seeks stories about high college costsWASHINGTON — New Yorkers are being invited to tell their stories about the high
Schumer seeks stories about high college costs
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 29 days ago
WASHINGTON — New Yorkers are being invited to tell their stories about the high cost of college and the difficulty of repaying student loans as Congress takes up reauthorization of the Higher Education Act this year. Democratic Sen. Charles Schumer... Read more

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