Pick one DNC candidate who is currently running for President in 2020 and research his/her platform on the student loan crisis and making higher education more affordable. Compare and contrast the proposal with that of the current administration’s as discussed in the Friedman article. What are the similarities and what are the differences? How will each impact the current functioning of higher education?
What do you think of the Net Price Calculator (tinker around with it a bit)? How does this help, if at all, with college affordability or information access for students/prospective students/their families?