debt

Trump vows to 'fix' student loan debt

The Trump administration is floating several policy proposals to address student loan debt, as college affordability becomes a popular topic for Democrats on the 2020 campaign trail.

Federal government about to hit its credit limit

On Saturday, the federal borrowing limit set by Congress kicks back in, freezing US debt at its current level -- a shade over $22 trillion, a record high -- and there's no clear plan in sight for lawmakers to extend new borrowing power.

Janesville dump faces budget shortfall

Sanitation fund expected to be $223,173 in debt by end of the year

The city of Janesville has provided the community with a space to drop unwanted items at the city's only landfill since the 1950s. But with the landfill's growing debt, soon residents may have to go elsewhere to drop off their garbage.