Pentagon Fights to Keep Loan Forgiveness as a Recruiting ToolMay 15, 2018 | :
by Natalie Gross
Veteran education advocates are continuing to fight a controversial bill that would sunset a student loan forgiveness benefit for public-sector employees, including service members, hoping their efforts — and the Pentagon’s opposition — can keep it from ever getting to a vote.
“It’s a national security issue at this point, and that’s highly concerning to us,” said Tanya Ang, policy and outreach director for Veterans Education Success.
Assist. Dir., Veterans Affair & Military Programs
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