The top government lawyers from 19 states, including Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan, are telling President Donald Trump and the Republican leaders of Congress not to pass health insurance changes that would stop the flow of federal drug treatment money.
"Students across the country were lured into enrolling in Corinthian schools by company representatives who made false and misleading statements about prospective career opportunities," Madigan said in a news release Wednesday. "Every one of the students misled by Corinthian deserves to have their federal loans canceled."
"Navient's statements in court are astounding," Illinois Attorney General Madigan said in a statement. "Navient is not committed to helping struggling student loan borrowers and their public comments to the contrary are nothing more than well-crafted public relations."