NEW YORK (TNS) All they want for Christmas is their debt paid off.
Students and elected officials huddled in the cold Monday to urge President-elect Biden to show some holiday spirit and wipe the slate clean on more than $90 billion of student loan debt across the state.
U.S.Sen.Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., said the new administration doesnt need a team of elves or a sleigh to deliver the gift to students and the American economy. All Biden needs, he said, is to sign his name on an executive order.
We have come to the conclusion thatPresident Bidencan undo this debt on his first day in office, Schumer told reporters outside his Midtown office. You dont needCongress. All you need is the flick of a pen.
TheU.S.Senate minority lead…