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The Student-Loan Scam

SJHiggins Wrote: May 02, 2012 9:31 AM
part 2 :It wasn’t their money but they had the control to dole. WRONG SYSTEMS are at the heart of the debt bubble that is our next bailout $1.2 Trillion I say NO. It is time to let it collapse and rebuild it, it is one way to get off the drug of choice Government payola.

Editor's note: This column was originally published in THE DAILY BEAST.

Does it make sense for the government to take taxes from the big majority of Americans who never managed to win college degrees in order to subsidize the pricey education of the fortunate few who get to attend top universities?

Why is it fair to increase burdens on stressed-out working families so the feds can reduce future interest payments on student loans for members of the elite?

Isn’t President Obama’s current push to spend a $6 billion on college-loan relief precisely the sort of rob-from-the-poor-to-give-to-the-rich outrage that...