Biden student debt relief plan revoked in U.S. House vote

Rep. Marie Gluesenkamp Perez, elected last year in a closely watched race in southwest Washington, was one of two Democrats who sided with Republicans in favor of tossing out the student loan forgiveness initiative.

By: - May 24, 2023 4:17 pm

Student loan borrowers gather near The White House to tell President Biden to cancel student debt during 2020, in Washington, DC. (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images for We, The 45 Million)

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Ariana Figueroa
Ariana Figueroa

Ariana covers the nation's capital for States Newsroom. Her areas of coverage include politics and policy, lobbying, elections and campaign finance.