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Can the US Department of Education Clarify its Policy on Student Loan Discharges in Bankruptcies?

As reported by Mark Keierleber of Washington DC, 7 Democratic members of Congress are pushing for clarity and lenience in how the Department of Education and its contractors forgive student-loan borrowers who are bankrupt and unable to pay back their loan debt. The panel included Sens. Richard J. Durbin of Illinois, Jack Reed of Rhode…