The countries Education Sec seems intent upon disobeying the courts to screw people…
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos was sued Tuesday for allegedly failing to cancel student debt for people whose for-profit colleges have shut down.
Last month a court ruled that the Obama-era debt regulations had to be implemented after over a year of delays by DeVos.
DeVos released a statement in October saying that the department would no longer be seeking to delay the rule.
However, Housing and Economic Rights Advocates (HERA), a California legal service group, has filed a lawsuit alleging that the Education Department is still collecting loans that it should have discharged.
The president of the National Student Legal Defense Network, a group helping represent HERA, said in a statement released Tuesday that delays are hurting thousands of students.
“Under current leadership, the Department of Education seems determined to deny student borrowers the financial relief to which they are entitled,” said Aaron Ament…..