Walker Has More Than $100K in Student Loans for Sons

August 6, 2015

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker, who is seeking the Republican presidential nomination, owes more than $100,000 in loans for his children’s college education, newly released financial disclosure statements show.

Walker reported owing between $100,000 and $125,000 in federal student loans for his two sons, according to disclosure forms posted online by CNN. Walker’s sons are attending Marquette University and the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Earlier this year, former Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley, a Democratic candidate for president, disclosed that he and his wife owed nearly $340,000 in student loans taken out for their children’s education.

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