A college education needs to be attainable and affordable. With an ever-changing workforce, it is becoming more apparent that a college degree is necessary to be successful in 21st century America. Expensive college tuition has been something I’ve fought against during my time in the state legislature, and as a member of Congress, I will continue fighting.
There are two key components that must be addressed:
- College tuition has continued to increase faster than growth of income.
- Student loan debt is rising among Millennials due to alarmingly high interest rates.
As a nation, we need to analyze college debt reform strategies that Senator Elizabeth Warren has proposed in Washington.