Legal losses keep coming for Biden’s student loan relief plan

Another appeals court rejected President Biden’s bid to reinstate his student debt plan on Wednesday, marking the latest legal setback in the administration’s effort to forgive up to $20,000 in debt.

At the 5th Circuit Court, the U.S. Education Department had requested a reversal in one of several parallel lawsuits seeking to block the president’s plan, in this instance a case out of Texas. The Biden administration has said ultimately they’ll ask the Supreme Court to weigh in on the legality of the plan.

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