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Federal Student Loan Payments Suspended for Two Months Amid Coronavirus

| March 20, 2020 Federal student loan borrowers will have the option to suspend their loan payments for two mont Read more

Hurricane Florence-Impacted Schools Received $2.8 million from Education Department

| October 3, 2018
More than $2.8 million in supplemental funding has been designated for low-income schools in No [...] Read more

AP Sources: Education Dept. Could Scale Back Help on Loans

by Maria Danilova, Associated Press | October 30, 2017
WASHINGTON — The Education Department is considering only partially forgiving federal loans f [...] Read more

Spellings: Affordability Is Families’ No.1 Concern Regarding College

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 10, 2017
Containing college costs and streamlining financial aid must be at the forefront of the nation [...] Read more

Education Champion Out to Conquer Disparity

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | June 28, 2017
After the bitter presidential election of 2016, then-U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King J [...] Read more

Protests, Boos Greet DeVos at Bethune-Cookman Commencement

by Susan L. Wright | May 10, 2017
Ever since officials announced the choice for this year’s commencement speaker at the histori [...] Read more

DeVos Moves Forward but Opposition Closely Follows

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | January 31, 2017
Despite protestations from Democrats who said Betsy DeVos will have an adverse impact on higher [...] Read more

Falwell says Trump Offered Him Education Secretary Job

by Associated Press | November 27, 2016
RICHMOND, Va. —Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. says President elect-Donald Tru [...] Read more