“Many of those borrowers are not veterans. But some are veterans who became disabled after they left the military, or whose injuries were not considered service related even though they were on active duty, said Mike Saunders, legal director for Veterans Education Success. While veterans’ groups did not raise the issue in their letter, Saunders said those veterans also should have their loans discharged.
‘We shouldn’t just forget about them,’ he said.”
Read the full story by Inside Higher Ed, “Student Loan Relief for Disabled Vets” published February 4, 2020.