Gianluigi Nuzzi's new book, Universal Judgment, asserts that the Vatican will default by 2023. The Vatican has denied these claims, despite recent financial scandals.
The bipartisan bill pushes back against states that suspend the professional licenses of workers who can't pay back their student loans.
Employers would become responsible for removing funds from their employees' paychecks and then sending that student loan money on to the government, similar to a tax.
Deutsche Bank officials were reportedly worried that Trump defaulting as president would make seizing his assets a more complicated task.
The former overseer of the $1.5 trillion U.S. student loan market for the Trump administration said the federal government helped lenders go after delinquent borrowers.
U.S. sanctions have presented a greater obstacle for Venezuela's ability to pay its debts.
The risk of breaking the law, being caught and being punished are in Trump's view just a part of the costs of doing business.
Trump's suggestion about defaulting on the U.S. debt would cause a global financial crisis.
The court will decide whether a 2014 law known as the Recovery Act conflicts with U.S. federal bankruptcy law.
The country warned that its deteriorating finances could trigger future defaults.
The missed payment marks the first default by the commonwealth.
As time runs out for Argentina to pay bondholders, affected elderly pensioners wait with baited breath.