A high school diploma isn’t what it used to be. In today’s economy, higher education is a necessity for millions; the price tag, however, is a nearly insurmountable barrier for low-income families. We must lift the anchor of debt from those struggling to participate in our economy and create a debt-free education system.
1. Cancel Student Debt
Cancel all existing student loan debt.
2. Free College
Make public colleges and universities tuition-free with all curriculum available digitally, free of charge.
3. Prohibit Student Lending
Federally prohibit student lending.
4. Education Grants
Provide and federally fund grants for education-related expenses (i.e. room & board, specialty supplies/equipment, and etc.)
5. Free Meals for Students & Faculty
Guarantee free meals to all college students and faculty.
6. Student Stipend
Pay college students a stipend, based on area cost of living.