Berkeley Forum hosts Harvard Kennedy School Dean Douglas Elmendorf

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During a Berkeley Forum event Thursday, dean of Harvard Kennedy School Douglas Elmendorf discussed significant steps for the U.S. to achieve economic recovery following the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dean of Harvard Kennedy School Douglas Elmendorf discussed the fight to revitalize the U.S. economy during and after the COVID-19 pandemic during a Berkeley Forum event Thursday.
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Federal bill cuts Pell Grants for about 100,000 students nationwide

Pell Grants will be cut for an estimated 100,000 students nationwide as part of a nearly $1 trillion federal omnibus appropriations bill passed into law Friday.Amid a flurry of end-of-year Congressional activity, President Barack Obama signed a legislative compromise that tightens eligibility requirements for Pell Grant recipients while keeping the
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Federal graduate loan subsidy eliminated in debt ceiling deal

Though undergraduate students who benefit from a federal grant program came out on top when President Barack Obama signed a last-minute deal to raise the national debt ceiling Tuesday afternoon, graduate and professional students throughout the country will start owing more on their loans. The debt ceiling deal preserves the
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