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Thomas Adam

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College Used To Be Free. Here’s How We Make It That Way Again. (Seriously)

Besides leading to depression and anxiety, student loan debt can also slow down economic growth.

The promise of free college education helped propel Bernie Sanders’ 2016 bid for the Democratic nomination to national prominence. It reverberated during the confirmation hearings for Betsy DeVos as Secretary of Education and Sanders continues to push the issue.

[quote position="left" is_quote="true"]The average graduate in 2016 left college with more than $37,000 in student loan debt.[/quote]

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