Trump Approves Student Loan Debt Forgiveness for Disabled Veterans

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During the AMVETS national convention in Kentucky, President Trump announced that the student loan debt of veterans who are completely or partially disabled would be erased. The signed directive orders the Education Department to “eliminate every penny of federal student loan debt” of the American veterans. Approximately 25,000 veterans are eligible for the erasure of an average of $30,000, according to AP.

President Trump tweeted about the Presidential Memorandum below:

John Rothmann discussed Trump’s proposal.


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