Student Loans on Townhall

Dan Holler - Mon Apr 30

As Americans search for answers, it is increasingly clear that they cannot look toward Washington for leadership. Those who inhabit Washington can tinker with our economy for the next decade and it will do little to help you make ends meet, sell your home, find a better job or fill up your tank. In fact, it will probably make things worse. ... more

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Debra J. Saunders - Thu Apr 26

This week, President Barack Obama has been warning students that without his intervention, interest rates for a federal student loan program will double to 6.8 percent July 1. ... more

Maggie Gallagher - Thu Apr 26

Sarah Palin was the first to recognize the problem: By participating in President Obama's signature education initiative, the Common Core Standards, Alaska would lose control over its own curriculum. ... more

New York, NY - Wed Apr 25

Obama has to get Jimmy Fallon to help him push his message with the young since they still have no jobs. ... more

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David Limbaugh - Tue Mar 20

If you read through the Washington Monthly's list of Obama's top 50 accomplishments, you'll quickly understand why my brother, Rush, properly wanted him to fail. ... more

Victor Davis Hanson - Thu Mar 15

In so-called "March in March" protests, thousands of students in California universities recently demonstrated in outrage over spiraling tuition costs. ... more

Mike Shedlock - Fri Feb 10

Non-Revolving credit rose $11.8 billion in December. However, $8.8 billion of that is growth in federal government loans (which just happens to be where student loans are parked). ... more

Bruce Bialosky - Mon Nov 14

The question is not only if it’s worth it, but whether the left has, in effect, established a system that not only indoctrinates young Americans, but soaks them financially as well – and, incidentally, provides the ordained an exceedingly opulent lifestyle. ... more

Brian McNicoll - Wed Nov 9

I don’t agree we should forgive college loans, but I do believe it’s time to rethink the whole premise of government aid and college. ... more