we’ll deal with it when we get back


Lawmakers Letting Stafford Loan Interest Rates Double, But Don’t Freak Out Just Yet

U.S. Senators are taking the next week off to relax, which means the June 30 deadline for figuring out a way to keep the interest rates on subsidized federal Stafford student loans from doubling will pass without even an attempt at a last-minute resolution. But some lawmakers aren’t so worried and say they’ll get it all resolved when they come back after the fireworks. [More]