Student debt cancellation is the big question mark on the minds of federal student loan borrowers since President Joe Biden promised to forgive $10,000 per borrower while on the campaign trail.
Although Biden has voiced support for broad student loan forgiveness, since becoming president he has yet to offer a specific proposal or amount. Biden could ask that Congress pass a bill to cancel debt or, pending legal interpretation, use executive authority to do so.
The White House has dropped a number of hints about its plans but offered no timetable for an announcement other than "the next few weeks." https://www.nerdwallet.com/article/loans/student-loans/joe-biden-student-loans
With tuition costs continuing to skyrocket is it time to do something about student debt?
Every candidate and every political party who fields candidates for public office should both have and publish their position on this topic as a condition for public support, so people know how the candidate proposes to represent them, and they (the people) can hold him (shorthand for all genders) accountable for how their actual representation and votes compare to what their campaign position on this topic was.