Legislative state lawmakers unveiled their two-year budget compromise yesterday. They plan to approve it before the week is out and send it on to Governor Roy Cooper for his signature or veto.
The Senate Education/Higher Education committee meets at 11 in room 1027/1128 of the legislative building.
American families are carrying about $1.6 trillion in student loan debt, a massive burden that amounts to nearly 8 percent of national income. That share has roughly doubled since the mid-2000s.... Read the rest