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’
‘The failure of a bad idea’
‘We should be making the burden lighter for students and their families, not seeking profits’
‘It would be better to do nothing than to pass the Republican bill’
‘You begin to wonder whether they’re looking for a solution’
Goodbye 3.4 percent; hello 6.8 percent
College tuition has increased at an annual rate of 7.45%; family incomes are stagnant
‘Don’t let your BFF miss out’
‘Senate Democrats don’t want a deal,’ said one Republican aide
‘What you would do if you were a rational financial actor?’
‘Borrowers who are delinquent on student debt may face difficulty obtaining other forms of credit’
Obama will answer one question each day via text message