Scanlon, Omar Introduce Student Borrower Advocate Act

WASHINGTON, DC — Today, Representatives Mary Gay Scanlon (PA-5) and Ilhan Omar (MN-5) introduced the Student Borrower Advocate Act — a plan to transform the Federal Student Aid Office’s Ombudsman into the Office of the Borrower Advocate.

Over 45 million Americans currently have a federal student loan, including one-third of all young adults. For most people, student loans…