To direct the Secretary of Education to cancel or repay up to $25,000 in Federal student loans for each borrower.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 15th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 2, 2020
Length: 4 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on October 2, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Congressman Gonzalez Introduces Bill to Forgive $25,000 in Student Loan Debt”
— Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D-TX15] (Sponsor) on Oct 7, 2020
Oct 2, 2020
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H.R. 8514 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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