Marianne Williamson

Debt-free college: Where the 2020 presidential candidates stand

Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Beto O'Rourke, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-Hawaii) and Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.)
Sen. Amy Klobuchar, Beto O'Rourke, Rep. Tulsi Gabbard and Sen. Cory Booker. Photo: Getty Images.

A clear divide exists among 2020 Democrats who are rolling out plans to tackle the student debt crisis, whether tuition-free or debt-free policies are the way to win voter support.

By the numbers: Student debt in the United States has reached $1.5 trillion, and it is responsible for much of millennials and Generation X's anguish.

Marianne Williamson's campaign says it raised $3 million in Q3

Marianne Williamson holds a microphone.
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Author Marianne Williamson says her presidential campaign raised "about $3 million" in the latest fundraising quarter, doubling its 2nd quarter haul of $1.5 million.

The state of play: Of the candidates who have announced their final numbers for the quarter, Williamson is well behind pack leader Bernie Sanders' $25.3 million and Pete Buttigieg's $19.1 million.