Peter Barca
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Walker Plan Fails to Provide Real Relief on Student Debt

“Wisconsin’s economy would clearly do better if we had a real policy solution to student loan debt and the governor’s plan isn’t it.”

By - Jan 11th, 2016 02:06 pm

Today Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca (D-Kenosha) and Rep. Cory Mason (D-Racine) released the following statement in response to Governor Walker’s lackluster plan on student debt:

“More than a million Wisconsinites are currently burdened by student loan debt, yet Governor Walker’s plan would help just a small fraction of those borrowers.

“Wisconsin’s economy would clearly do better if we had a real policy solution to student loan debt and the governor’s plan isn’t it.”

By Assembly Democratic Leader Peter Barca and Rep. Cory Mason

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