Open Line

Open Line

LIVE call-in program encouraging residents to ask questions regarding topics that matter to them.

On this episode of Open Line, unpaid student loan debt in the U.S. totals nearly $1.5 trillion. Average debt for a newly minted Bachelor's Degree recipient is about $30,000. What is the future of higher education financing and is Governor Gretchen Whitmer's plan for free community college a good idea? We discuss that and more with our guest panel: Christopher Trembley, Director of External Engagement for Michigan College Access Network, Jack McHugh, Senior Legislative Analyst for The Mackinac Center for Public Policy and Michael Hansen, Executive Director for the Michigan Community College Association.

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