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Socialism for student lenders

February 16, 2010

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President Obama's plan to eliminate subsidies for banks providing student loans is smart policy: By originating loans directly, the federal government can serve more students and save billions of dollars. But the banking industry seems to be making headway in its attempts to tie up the legislation in the Senate. It's time to untie it. (Full article: 261 words)

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