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Federal court strikes down Biden’s student loan forgiveness program

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A federal judge in Texas has struck down President Joe Biden’s student loan forgiveness program, finding it illegal.

A federal judge in Texas has struck down President Joe Biden’s student loan forgiveness program, finding it illegal.

The lawsuit was filed by the conservative group Job Creators Network Foundation in October on behalf of two borrowers which did not qualify for debt relief.

Biden’s program has been accepting applications for student loan relief, but the debt has not yet been canceled because the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which is hearing a separate appeal, administratively halted the program on Oct. 21.

This story has become current and will be updated.

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