Comprehensive policy is crucial in solving the student debt crisis, experts say, but $10,000 of debt forgiveness could actually do a lot to help the people who need it most right now.
Progressive economists dispute who would benefit most from erasing higher-education debt.
Lawmakers have a lot of ideas … can they make any of them a reality?
"America's middle class is under attack," the Massachusetts senator says in Monday's presidential announcement.
We keep hearing about an affordability crisis in housing. Home prices and rents are going up, while wages aren’t keeping pace. Add to that the shortage of homes for sale because builders aren’t building enough and current homeowners aren’t putting their homes on the market. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) recently introduced legislation to address the […]
The acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau talks about the agency's decision to fine Wells Fargo.
Personal bankruptcy is a middle-class problem, says Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
The Massachusetts senator thinks the credit-rating agency got off easy.
S0me Republicans want major changes to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Policies that allow companies to take back bonuses are common but rarely used.