Member Briefing

Empty Promises: Comparing the President’s Executive Actions to the Heroes Act

Date: Friday, August 14, 2020 Time: 12:30 PM Location: Via Zoom


The Committee hosted a virtual forum to discuss the how President Trump’s recent executive actions on student loans and unemployment insurance fall short of helping students, workers, and families.


  • Ben Miller, Vice President for Postsecondary Education, Center for American Progress
  • Indivar Dutta-Gupta, Co-Executive Director, Georgetown Center on Poverty and Inequality, Adjunct Professor of Law