Student debt relief advocates gather outside the Supreme Court on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2023.. Arguments at the Supreme Court over President Joe Biden's student debt cancellation left some borrowers feeling isolated as they heard such a personal subject reduced to cold legal language. Credit: Patrick Semansky / AP

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After reading the comments by Amy Fried against Rep. Jared Golden’s position on the student debt issue, I’m really not surprised, and I doubt Golden is too upset either. Certainly I’m not.

She tells him that he’d better not run for statewide office. Fried seemingly never fails to criticize Republican or conservative causes in her BDN column, but now decides to take on her own. Kind of refreshing isn’t it!

Larry T. Doughty