Tuesday, December 03, 2002

The Price of Financial Aid

Via Reason's Brickbats:

Students Unknowingly Trade Privacy for Aid (12/3)

Students applying for federal aid are revealing their life to the world. Congressional investigators found the Department of Education is sharing applicants' information with the Pentagon, the Selective Service System, the Justice Department, other federal and state agencies, and private companies such as debt collectors.

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