President Biden speaks next to Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C. on Oct. 17. Photo: Bonnie Cash/UPI/Bloomberg via Getty Images
The Department of Education has begun alerting student loan forgiveness applicants that they have been approved for relief under the Biden administration’s plan.
The big picture: The update comes after the Biden administration last week urged the Supreme Court to lift a lower court ruling that blocked the student loan relief program.
Driving the news: The emails being sent by the Department of Education to applicants of the relief program read: “We