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Senate Fiddles While College Debt Explodes

DHWood Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 1:06 AM
Yes, it's surprising that entire studies have a 3rd grader dumbed down mental failure front and center. It's also surprising congresscritters are too stupid and or too dishonest to know it. It's also a shame for all Americans.

America’s accumulated college-loan debt will surpass $1 trillion this year; what is our leadership doing about it? The Obama Administration took over the student loan market and expanded Pell Grants, but hasn’t accomplished anything to address the root cause of the crisis: exploding college fees and related costs. The only thing they’ve done is criticize innovators and entrepreneurs.

The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP), chaired by Senator Tom Harkin (D-Iowa), issued a new report calling into question the costs and performance of For-Profit universities. There are actually hundreds of these schools, perhaps the most well-known being University...