Supreme Court student loan case: The arguments explained

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The Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Supreme Court is about to hear arguments over President Joe Biden’s student debt relief plan.

It’s a plan that impacts millions of borrowers who could see their loans wiped away or reduced.

Republican-appointed judges have kept the Democratic president’s plan from going into effect. It’s unclear how the court will respond.

The court is dominated 6-3 by conservatives.

The justices have scheduled two hours of arguments in the case Tuesday, though it’ll probably go longer.

The public can listen in on the court’s website beginning at 9 a.m.

The court is hearing challenges by two students and by six Republican-led states: Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska and South Carolina.

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2/27/2023 7:58:00 AM (GMT -6:00)

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