“Betsy DeVos rescinds protections for student loan borrowers”


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Student loan servicers have a poor track record of helping borrowers pay back their loans.

“Obama to relieve permanently disabled of all federal student loan debt”


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REP. VIRGINIA FOXX (R-NC) IS OUT OF TOUCH! It’s been quite a while since she went to college.


Virginnia Foxx is a cold-hearted Hannah. I wonder what her constituents think when they hear her say:

Here is a calm response to Rep. Foxx:

Rep. Virginia Foxx of NC

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Speaker Boehner Schedules a Vote of College Loan Rates


News from The Hill:

House to vote on student loans 
By Molly K. Hooper

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said the House will vote Friday to prevent a jump in student loan rates, offsetting the cost with money from a “slush fund” in the president’s healthcare law.

Boehner announced the vote during a hastily called press conference late Wednesday after the president personally attacked Boehner for opposing the loan during a speech at the University of Iowa.

The Speaker ripped the president for campaigning on the issue, saying he was trying to create a fight out of thin air.

“This week the president is campaigning and trying to invent a fight where there is none and never has been on this issue of student loans,” Boehner said. “We can, and will fix the problem, without a bunch of campaign style theatrics.”

Read the story here.