Update on June 27, 2012

  • Update #3

Great news! Congress has reached a compromise on the hotly debated student loan issue. Senate leaders announced yesterday that they'd agreed on a deal to keep interest rates on student loans fixed at 3.4 percent for the next year. With more details soon to…Read More

Update on May 25, 2012

  • Update #2

The Senate held two votes yesterday over whether to freeze student loan interest rates at 3.4% or double them to 6.8%. Unfortunately, neither the Republican nor the Democratic measures garnered enough votes to pass. With both parties at loggerheads, we need…Read More

Update on May 02, 2012

  • Update #1

Thank you for putting pressure on Congress by signing the petition. Fortunately, we are one step closer - the US House of Representatives approved a plan last Friday to keep the interest rates at 3.4% for another year! It is critical that we keep pushing.…Read More