Debate: Is student loan debt forgiveness legal? Is it fair?

We discuss the issues at hand on Flashpoint

We debate the legality of and fairness of federal student loan forgiveness.

Last week, President Joe Biden announced a plan to erase billions of dollars in college loan debt.

To some, it was an outrageous outlay of taxpayer money, to others, it didn’t go far enough. While those in the legal and constitutional world wonder whether it’s actually lawful.

Congresswoman Brenda Lawrence and Cornerstone Education Group CEO Clark Durant sat down with us on Flashpoint today to debate the issue.

You can click here to watch the full episode of Flashpoint from Aug. 28, 2022.

Watch the video above for the full story.


About the Author:

Devin Scillian is equally at home on your television, on your bookshelf, and on your stereo. Devin anchors the evening newscasts for Local 4. Additionally, he moderates Flashpoint, Local 4's Sunday morning news program. He is also a best-selling author of children's books, and an award-winning musician and songwriter.