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Bernie Sanders wants to make Wall Street pay off the US's $1.6 trillion in student debt

26 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Bernie Sanders will release legislation Monday that would propose cancelling $1.6 trillion of US student loan debt.
The plan would be paid for by taxes on stock, bond, and derivative transactions.
Over the next decade, such taxes could generate roughly $2.2 trillion.
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Bernie Sanders to unveil plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion of student loan debt

Bernie Sanders to unveil plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion of student loan debt

26 days ago   |   By WYFF

The proposal goes further than the plan already unveiled by his Democratic primary rival Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
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Bernie Sanders to propose cancelling $1.6 trillion in U.S. student loan debt, wiping slate clean for 45 million people

Bernie Sanders to propose cancelling $1.6 trillion in U.S. student loan debt, wiping slate clean for 45 million people

26 days ago   |   By National Post

WASHINGTON - Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt., will propose on Monday eliminating all $1.6 trillion of student debt held in the United States, a significant escalation of the policy fight in the 2020 Democratic presidential primary two days before the candidates' first debate in Miami.
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Bernie Sanders unveiling plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion in student debt

Bernie Sanders unveiling plan to cancel all $1.6 trillion in student debt

26 days ago   |   By New York Post

Two days before the first Democratic presidential debates, Sen. Bernie Sanders on Monday will unveil legislation canceling all $1.6 trillion of student debt held by about 45 million Americans. Sanders will announce the legislation along with its House sponsors Minnesota Rep. Ilhan Omar and Washington Rep. Pramila Jayapal, co-chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, CNN...
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