The college debt crisis may get a whole lot worse under theTrump

The public face of Trump University — the defunct for-profit education company at the heart of two class-action fraud suits and one from the New York Attorney General — won the presidential election last Tuesday. And the for-profit college sector loves it. Shares of companies affiliated with for-profit education like…

Source: Under Trump, the college debt crisis may get much worse

“It’s highly likely Congress will try to weaken or eliminate key regulations that protect students, like limits on the level of debt a career training program can have its student take on, relative to their debt,” said Ben Miller, senior director of postsecondary education at the Center for American Progress. Miller is also a former senior policy advisor for the Education Department.

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