Solving the Student Loan Nightmare

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More than 20 million students are expected to fill out FAFSA -- the Free Application for Federal Student Aid -- this year: 108 questions spread over 10 pages. And 72 pages of instructions. Now two U.S. senators have proposed reducing the form to the length of a postcard with just two questions.

Credits

Guest:
Barmak Nassirian - independent policy analyst

Host:
Madeleine Brand

Producers:
Andrew Walsh, Matt Holzman, Emily T. Green, Anna Scott, Jolie Myers, Christian Bordal