Senate Bill to Renew Higher Education Act Is Democrats’ Wish List

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Legislation likely to be introduced next week would create a unit-record system, broaden refinancing of student-loan debt, reverse cuts in Pell Grants, and crack down on for-profit colleges.
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Senate Democrats are poised to introduce a bill to reauthorize the Higher Education Act that would create a unit-record system for tracking individual students, allow borrowers to refinance their student-loan debt, and reverse some recent cuts in the...

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