Student loan debt is a massive drag on the economy
We don’t need more politicians who’ve “got a pen and a phone” and wield them unilaterally.
‘The college-for-all movement has been a very destructive movement in higher education’
New book points out mandatory doesn’t actually mean, you know, mandatory
‘Survival rates for younger patients tend to be higher’
Tuition increases can’t even keep pace with inflation
‘It’s obviously yet another drag on recovery’
‘Everybody owes this money to the government’
‘Keep in mind that I hear from borrowers in extreme cases’
White House official: ‘There will certainly be criticism’ of president’s proposal
Millenials are skeptical of one-size-fits-all control of education policy, and they’re looking for new solutions.
If kids aren’t paying them back, it doesn’t matter what the rates are.
‘Did students put two wars on a credit card, Mr. President?’
‘It’s the work of a number of Democratic and Republican senators working long, long hours’
This compromise appears to chicken out
Congressional Republicans should stop trying to out-Democrat the Democrats.
‘I think all of them should probably be put to death’