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Student Loan Profits

Shahien Nasiripour

Student Loan Borrowers' Costs To Jump As Education Department Reaps Huge Profit

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 04.15.2014 | Politics

The U.S. Department of Education is forecast to generate $127 billion in profit over the next decade from lending to college students and their famili...

Shahien Nasiripour

Federal Student Loan Profits Bring Education Department Spending To Lowest Level Since 2001

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics

The U.S. Department of Education says it has been working to help borrowers who are struggling under the weight of crushing student loan debt. But as ...

Shahien Nasiripour

Education Department Books Profit From Student Borrowers

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 11.18.2013 | Politics

The federal government booked tens of billions in profit off its student lending operation during the most recent fiscal year, according to new Treasu...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama's Student Loan Profit Guaranteed As Senate Approves Deal

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

The U.S. government is forecast to generate $185 billion in profit over the next decade from students and their families under an overhaul of the fede...

Shahien Nasiripour

Elizabeth Warren Calls Student Loan Profits 'Morally Wrong' As Federal Student Debt Tops $1 Trillion

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

The Obama administration and Congress are not helping students, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) charged Wednesday, reaping record profits off the fede...

Shahien Nasiripour

Leading Democrats Criticize Obama Administration's $51 Billion Profit Off Student Borrowers

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.16.2013 | Politics

Two members of the Senate banking committee on Wednesday criticized excess government profits generated off loans made to student borrowers and their ...

Shahien Nasiripour

Obama Student Loan Policy Reaps Bigger Profit Than Exxon

HuffingtonPost.com | Shahien Nasiripour | Posted 05.15.2013 | Politics

The Obama administration is forecast to turn a record $51 billion profit this year from student loan borrowers, a sum greater than the earnings of the...