November 9, 2006

What Congressional changes mean for Higher Education

Posted in Student Loan News at 1:42 PM by Joe From Boston

Well, it’s been quite a week for people of every political perspective. Regardless of how you feel about what has transpired, the shakeup in Congress means definite changes for student loans, many of which benefit students:

Nancy Pelosi has pledged that, among other items, the following will be brought to the floor of the House of Representatives within the first few weeks:

  • Cut student loan interest rates in half
  • Some sort of taxbreak for paying tuition or student loans

So for students, the future looks bright at the moment. When I find more details, I’ll prsent them for you here.


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