President Obama Talks College Affordability

August 20, 2014

Carrie Warick, Director of Partnerships and Policy

On the heels of three summits focused on increasing college opportunity, and in preparation for back to school, President Obama used his August 16 weekly address to discuss college affordability. The video includes a summary of work already completed to improve student loans, loan repayment options, and the college scorecard. The President also addresses some of his proposals such as allowing current borrowers to refinance their student loans and holding colleges accountable by tying success to financial aid dollars. You can watch the video below or read more on the White House website.

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