We’re paying government bureaucrats to come up with stupid BS like this. Federal student aid forms will no longer refer to parents as mothers and fathers, but instead Parent 1 and Parent 2. Fantastic.
The U.S. Department of Educationhas announced that beginning with the 2014-2015 federal student aid form, the Department will — for the first time — collect income “from a dependent student’s legal parents regardless of the parents’ marital status or gender, if those parents live together.”
The new FAFSA form will use terms like “Parent 1” and “Parent 2” instead of gender-specific terms like “mother” and “father,” Campus Reform first reported Thursday. (Read More)
Arne Duncan made the announcement, and was quite proud of himself. Hey, why not add Parent 3, Parent 4, Parent 5….?