Republicans against student loan forgiveness; TEDxJacksonville; refugee benefit concert
Twenty-two Republican governors have signed a letter sent to President Joe Biden calling on him to withdraw his student loan forgiveness plan. The letter, which includes Gov. Ron DeSantis’ name, states how these governors feel this plan will harm low-income families.
Guest: Dr. Inga Timmerman, assistant professor of finance, University of North Florida’s Coggin College of Business.
TEDxJacksonville is back with an exciting new fall lineup. Many leaders and powerful city speakers are set to take this stage in the coming month. The event will also feature a closing concert headlined by local band SAYSWHO.
- Audrey Moran, civic leader, TEDxJacksonville speaker.
- Jean Grimsley, executive producer and co-organizer of TEDxJacksonville
Refugee benefit concert
The global refugee crisis has not slowed down, as DeSantis makes headlines and faces criticism for sending migrants on a plane to New England. A two-piano benefit concert is scheduled for Saturday at Friday Musicale, to benefit refugees.
Guest: Chris Kuo, part of mother and son piano team with Michelle Kuo.