House GOP Higher Ed Bill Could Limit D.C.’s Oversight of Student Loan Companies

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Media Outlet: The Washington Post

Ben Barrett was quoted in the Washington Post on loosening regulations on student loan contractors:

“There is no doubt that the federal government is best suited to regulate the activities of its student loan contractors. Unfortunately, the Trump administration has signaled that this is no longer a priority,” said Ben Barrett, a higher education policy analyst at the New America, a think tank.

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Ben Barrett is a program associate with the Education Policy program at New America, where he is a member of the higher education team.