(WORT) — Governor Scott Walker announced Monday a new set of proposals that his party says will help make higher education more accessible and affordable. The legislative package includes measures to combat skyrocketing student loan debt, but some are questioning whether it goes far enough. Darien Lamen reports.
The Eight O’Clock Buzz’s own engineer Sam Matteson steps in front of the mike to offer his commentary on the state of higher education.
University of Wisconsin financial aid expert Susan Fischer talks about student debt — are graduates buried before they start?
The President and Congress continue to wrangle over federal student loan rates, which are set to double next month. Dale Knapp of the Wisconsin Taxpayers Alliance tells us what’s at stake for Wisconsin students.