interest rate http://wamc.org en Welch to Host VT Phone Meeting on Student Loans http://wamc.org/post/welch-host-vt-phone-meeting-student-loans <p>Vermont Congressman Peter&nbsp;Welch says he wants to hear from residents about their struggles with student&nbsp;loans.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s Tristan O&rsquo;Neill reports&hellip;</p><p>Congress is at loggerheads over how to avoid a July 1st doubling of interest rates on some Stafford Student&nbsp;Loans, and Welch and the head of the Vermont Student Assistance Corp. will be holding a telephone conference call Wednesday evening with people concerned about the issue.</p><p>Welch will be joined on the 7:30 call by VSAC&#39;s Don Vickers.</p> Wed, 30 May 2012 12:04:55 +0000 Tristan O'Neill 40034 at http://wamc.org Welch to Host VT Phone Meeting on Student Loans