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Federal Court Asked to Restart Student Loan Payments Put On Hold for COVID-19

May 17, 2023

…“This unlawful ongoing student-loan payment pause fits a familiar pattern that already played out in the context of the federal eviction moratorium. First, Congress enacts a temporary economic-relief program, then an administrative agency extends that program indefinitely, and finally, courts step in to halt the unlawful scheme,” said Shen Li, a lawyer for the New Civil Liberties Alliance, representing the Mackinac Center.

Other programs, like a moratorium on evictions, were halted by the courts. Other programs are still in limbo…


Originally Published in The Washington Times