One Wisconsin Now’s

Confronting the 21st Century’s Third Rail of Economic Politics

We're executing a massive public education campaign to both the media and the public about the full economic impact of the student loan debt crisis.


Analiese Eicher

According to the latest estimates, over 43 million Americans now owe $1.4 trillion, making student loans the second largest consumer debt in the nation.

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Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Jenni Dye [research director for One Wisconsin Now] sees a value to organizing around issues like college debt relief that resonate with voters.


Scot Ross

People across the ideological spectrum agree that student loan debt is a crisis and that borrowers should be able to refinancing their loans like you can a mortgage. Eric Wimberger does not.

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A new Student Loan Voter Scorecard recently released by the non-partisan One Wisconsin Institute evaluated the positions taken by state legislators.