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More than two-thirds of federal student loan borrowers say they’re not ready to resume their monthly payments.

Our goal is to ensure campuses provide the most comprehensive safety and prevention measures, and prioritize fairness and equity for campus employees via open and free communication without fear of reprisal or negative impacts on pay, paid leave or continued employment.
Guarantee pay for all employees, regardless of classification and/or EFT status, at current wages (including number of hours per week for hourly employees) in the event of a shutdown, self-quarantine, or exposure to COVID-19,

COVID-19 vaccinations will not be required for students, staff and faculty at Mississippi's public universities.

The Board of Trustees of State Institutions of Higher Learning voted against mandating students and employees to show proof of vaccination as a condition of employment or enrollment at a special emergency called meeting held Friday.

The University of California System regents' recent decision to raise tuition for the next several years came on the heels of vehement student backlash, particularly because the coronavirus pandemic wreaked so much economic havoc.

THE DRIVE TO PERSUADE President Joe Biden to cancel student debt took a major hit last week when House Speaker Nancy Pelosi stunned Congress with a surprise statement in opposition. The move may put her at odds with much of the public and the Democratic Party, but it aligns her with Democratic megadonors Steven and Mary Swig, the billionaire scions of the Bay Area’s oldest real estate dynasty who have deep ties to the California representative. Steven Swig has also long served as a treasurer for Pelosi in her fundraising efforts.

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