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How Trump's Student Loan Plan Would Impact College Students

The Hechinger Report | Rebecca Klein | Posted 07.19.2016 | Politics

During the Republican and Democratic conventions, The Hechinger Report will publish a new story each day, examining what the party proposals might mea...

GOP Rep Issues Stern 'American Dream' Warning

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 07.06.2013 | Politics

Rep. Lynn Jenkins (R-Kan.) delivered the GOP's weekly address on Saturday, hammering at Senate Democrats over last week's increase in student loan rat...

Joy Resmovits

Obama Revives 'Don't Double My Rate' Battle | Joy Resmovits | Posted 05.31.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama on Friday stepped into the hyper-partisan fight over student debt, warning about the economic dangers posed by ri...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama, Republicans Spoiling For Fresh Student Loan Showdown | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.31.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Even before President Barack Obama personally joins the debate over student loan interest rates on Friday, Republican lawmakers and high...

Bachmann Levels 'Pathetic' Charge At Pelosi

Posted 04.27.2012 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) shot back at House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi on Thursday, claiming that Pelosi's move to connect a GOP student loan...

Laura Bassett

White House Threatens To Veto GOP Student Loan Plan | Laura Bassett | Posted 04.27.2012 | Politics

The White House is threatening to veto a plan put forth by House Republicans to reduce student loan interest rates by pulling money from the Preventio...

Right-Wing Craziness Keeps Getting Crazier

Mike Lux | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics
Mike Lux

While Mitt "Etch A Sketch" Romney and other Republicans are back-pedaling as fast as they can, the right wingers who control the Republican party are digging in, questioning the whole idea of whether the government should even be involved in student loans.