The U.S. has 115,000 janitors, 83,000 bartenders, 323,000 restaurant servers, and 80,000 heavy-duty truck drivers with bachelor’s degrees. Federal financial-assistance programs are not serving any of them well. (Illustration by Sally Thurer | Op-Ed by Richard Vedder on Bloomberg View) 

The U.S. has 115,000 janitors, 83,000 bartenders, 323,000 restaurant servers, and 80,000 heavy-duty truck drivers with bachelor’s degrees. Federal financial-assistance programs are not serving any of them well. (Illustration by Sally Thurer | Op-Ed by Richard Vedder on Bloomberg View