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About that student debt

1.4 trillion: That’s how many dollars of student debt Americans are facing down. And the problem is only growing. Can you sign this petition and tell Congress you support debt-free college for all? Over the last decade, states drastically cut funding for universities. College tuition increased by a third. Financial assistance for students was slashed. Investment in instruction plummeted. As an adjunct in Florida, I’ve seen my students and co-workers struggle with their student debt. Even 40 years old and greater, I have co-workers who feel frustrated and even a sense of “shame” to still be saddled with student loans they can hardly ...