The Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act (S. 2343) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned.

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The Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act

S. 2343: Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act of2012

Summary: A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans, and for other purposes. (More Info)

The Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act (S. 2343) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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American Association of University Women 14,417 Facebook fans 12,323 Twitter followers

AAUW supported the Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act (S.2343) because we believe that preventing student loan interest rates to rise is critical to making the dream of higher education a reality for Americans. In practical terms, increasing the affordability of a college education is the best way to prepare the American workforce to compete in a 21st-century global economy. Higher education is now less of a luxury and more of a necessity. Subsidized Stafford loans are only offered to students with demonstrated need. About 30 percent of undergraduates in 2007–08 received a subsidized Stafford loan ...

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Generational Justice 2 Facebook fans 144 Twitter followers

Modified #DontDoubleMyRate. Also changes 'S' corp taxability.

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