student loan rates

NY Congressman Rails Against Student Loan Rate Hike

Jul 3, 2013
WAMC/Allison Dunne

New York Congressman Sean Patrick Maloney appeared at a community college in Orange County today, calling for a three-pronged approach to the student loan crisis.  Interest rates on a type of federal student loan doubled July 1, and Maloney wants to reverse that —   for starters.

velkr0, flickr

As President Obama held a student-loan event at the White House Friday, a Congressional representative from the Hudson Valley was holding one with students in her district.