Proposal Would Raise the Bar for Borrowers Seeking Loan Relief

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Media Outlet: Inside Higher Ed

Clare McCann was quoted in Inside Higher Ed on borrower defense relief:

The proposal won’t be entirely surprising to many who have followed the department's approach to Obama-era regulations. But the requirement is far removed from what was in the 2016 rule and even from what department is currently using to adjudicate existing claims, said Clare McCann, the deputy director of higher education policy at New America and a former department official in the Obama administration.

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Clare McCann is the deputy director for federal higher education policy with New America's Education Policy program. She previously served as a senior adviser on higher education policy at the U.S. Department of Education.