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Income-Driven Repayment Overhaul: The Backdoor Student Loan “Forgiveness” the Media Isn’t Talking About

This week, the Heritage Foundation hosted a panel discussion about the Department of Education’s proposed income-driven repayment overhaul. Lindsey Burke, Director of the Center for Education Policy at the Heritage Foundation, moderated the discussion. Panel participants included Preston Cooper, Senior Fellow in Higher Education at the Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity; Jason Delisle, Nonresident Senior Fellow at the Center on Education, Data and Policy at the Urban Institute; Andrew Gillen, Senior Policy Analyst at the Texas Public Policy Foundation; and Paul Zimmerman, Policy Counsel at the Defense of Freedom Institute for Policy Studies.