Richmond Va- U.S. Senator Mark Warner kicked off the “Tackling Student Debt Tour” with stops across Virginia at colleges and universities. While on tour Senator Warner called into Community Conversations with Miss Community Clovia to discuss his solutions to ease some of the burden of students loans which causes crippling debt.
Senator Warner used the student debt tour to discuss his plans to work across the aisle to make earning a college degree more affordable by finding solutions with his GOP colleagues to tackle the crisis. Senator Warner said during our interview that “student borrowing is steadily on the rise, with student debt surpassing credit card debt at $1.2 trillion.”
Senator Warner was the first of his family to graduate from college, and paid for his education through student loans. Warner continues to work with the Senate to add insight on how to make college more affordable so that students can graduate without mounting debt and have a fair shot at success in their chosen field of study.
Senator Warner has introduced several measures to deal with student debt during our interview here….