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At a press conference with GOP leaders today, Speaker Boehner highlighted the House-passed plan to stop student loan rates from doubling on July 1st, and called on Senate Dems to act.
House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) made the following remarks on immigration reform at a press conference earlier today:
The Frederick Douglass statue dedication ceremony “will bring together people from Washington, DC and around the country,” says Speaker Boehner.
The White House appears to see more political benefit in “pretending to be in a fight over interest rates” than in solving the problem.
Republicans want to stop interest rates on student loans from doubling and enact a permanent solution that makes it easier to pay for college.