There is significant consensus that California’s financial aid programs are too complicated, exclude too many students in need, and do not adequately address the total costs that today’s students face.
We must ensure that higher education – the engine that drives our economy – is accessible to all students. This is why I have authored AB 1314, which will make our financial aid system more equitable and ensure that California makes a strong investment in its future.
Please watch this video spotlighting the need for a path to debt-free college:
Recently, students from throughout California came to the Capitol to advocate for establishing a path to debt-free college. Please watch their testimonials below.