New Round of Negotiations to Begin on Rules From Higher Education Act

What evidence should the Education Department require from people who request that their federal student loans, or those of relatives, be forgiven because of disability or death?

That is one of many questions that the department plans to tackle beginning next month, during a new round of negotiations with college groups, students, and lenders to determine how best to carry out provisions that Congress added to the Higher Education Act in 1998.

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