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Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Effort to Hold Down Student-Loan Rates Hits Wall


“The battle over President Obama’s plan to keep interest rates low on federal student loans escalated Tuesday as Senate Republicans blocked a Democratic proposal to tax higher-income individuals to pay for it.” (Los Angeles Times)

Government needs to get out of this entirely.

FEE Timely Classic
“Why on Earth Do We Have a Student Loan Crisis?” by George C. Leef