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Paul Romero on Education

 

 


Forgive student loan interest, but not loan debt

Q: Should taxpayers help pay off existing student loans?

A: I'd like to see the interest killed off for student loans, especially Federally funded student loans, BUT the balance still falls to the student. This enforces basic responsibility and makes it easier for students to succeed in whatever job market they find themselves. Interest has been a killer for many students along with degree choices. Not sure what you're supposed to do with a $120,000 Philosophy Degree. Become a philosophical Plumber?

Source: AFA iVoterGuide on 2020 Oregon Senate race , Nov 3, 2020

END Common Core

Source: 2020 Oregon Senate campaign website Romero4Oregon.com , Dec 23, 2019

Strongly anti-free college, according to AFA survey.

Romero opposes the AFA survey question on free college

The AFA inferred whether candidates agree or disagree with the statement, 'Taxpayer-funded public education should be guaranteed through college'? Self-description: (American Family Association helps produce iVoterGuides): "Grounded in God; rooted in research"; they "thoroughly investigate candidates"; when they cannot "evaluate with confidence, they receive an 'Insufficient' rating" (& we exclude)

Source: AFA Survey 20AFA-7 on Sep 11, 2020

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