Hey Joe Byron, Here's What People Have To Say About You Canceling $10,000 In Student Loan Debt, From Thanks To Requests For More
Joe Biden moved to cancel up to $10,000 in student loan debt for borrowers, and $20,000 for Pell Grant recipients. Unsurprisingly, the reactions range from "this is giving me a light at the end of the tunnel" to "my loan interest grew by $50,000. Cancel it all."
Yesterday, president Joe Biden made good on his campaign promise of forgiving $10,000 in student loan debt for borrowers, and he took things a step further by forgiving up to $20,000 for Pell Grant recipients.
Responses to the news have been...all over the place. On one side lies those who say their lives will be changed for the better now that they won't have such a staggering amount of debt over their heads, and the other side consists of a rallying cry for more relief.
Here's what Twitter had to stay, starting with those who woke up with happy tears:
As mentioned, not everyone was happy, and many believe $10,000 is only a drop in the proverbial bucket. Here's how they feel:
Now I'm curious — where do you land? If the student loan forgiveness plan will change your life, please tell us how in the comments below. Or if it's just the tip of the iceberg, let me know what more you would like to see done.