Archived Actions

July 2010

A petition urging the Department of Education to issue the draft regulations for "gainful employment."

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April 2010

A petition urging Members of Congress to co-sponsor legislation to restore fair treatment for private student loan borrowers in bankruptcy.

March 2010

A petition urging members of the House to support student loan reform and college affordability in budget reconciliation.

March 2010

A petition urging members of the Senate to support student loan reform and college affordability in budget reconciliation.

December 2009

A petition urging members of the Senate to ensure theConsumer Financial Protection Agency has strong provisions to protect consumers from dangerous private student loans.

June 2009

A petition to prevent the taxation of debt forgiven through Income-Based and Income-Contingent Repayment.

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November 2008

Petition urgiing the requirment of lenders to offer new consumer protections in exchange for government assistance.

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September 2008

A bill to ensure that California students get accurate information about the risks and costs of private student loans is awaiting Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's signature. Please urge him to sign the bill by September 30, 2008.

February 2008

A petition urging Members of Congress to pass the Davis Amendment to reauthorization of the Higher Education Act. The amendment would allow private student loans to be more easily canceled in bankruptcy, like other forms of unsecured consumer debt.

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