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Manchin Student Loan Plan Fair

July 1, 2013

The average U.S. college student walks off campus with about $26,500 in student loan debt, much of it in government-subsidized low-interest loans....

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Jul-01-13 5:19 AM

The government should get out of this scam completely. Colleges and universities offer worthless degrees and scam students out of tens of thousands of dollars which try student pays for by going deeply into debt. Worthless degrees? Take a look at the degrees offered by West Liberty, Belmont College, West Virginia Northern and Ohio U and tell me how anyone can expect to get a job that will not only provide a decent livable income but also be able to pay off massive debt? Our education system is a complete scam.

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Jul-01-13 9:26 AM

while obama is spending $100,000,000 in one week on vacation.thanks joe.the young people will just love you.the elections will be coming.

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Jul-01-13 9:33 AM

Student loans never were a federal (read "taxpayer") responsibility, but it's no surprise the federal government has taken control of every aspect of life.

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Jul-01-13 3:21 PM

6.8% is a he ll of a deal for unsecured personal loans! Go to the bank and tell them you need $26,000 over the next 5 years and you will start to pay them back on the 6th year. You currently have no assets and no income......

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Jul-02-13 9:51 AM

Blackrock, Educating our young cuts into the cheap labor pool. The right wing has always opposed any education of the working force for that reason. They liked the slave days.

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Jul-02-13 12:17 PM


"6.8% is a*****of a deal for someone who needs a brain transplant!" A Bank would cherish this loan that is immune from bankruptcy. Unlike the mind of the commentator!

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Jul-02-13 4:50 PM

What you thinking Vincy, just give the money away? Liberals always liking to spend other peeps money.....

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Jul-03-13 11:15 AM

Yet BANKS can borrow money from the Fed. at .75% . Things that make you go HUH!

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