Today, President Obama will be at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill to give a speech on student loan interest rates, which will double in July if Congress doesn't act. That's not the big issue in North Carolina right now. North Carolinians are currently voting on the viciously anti-gay Amendment 1. Early voting began on April 19th for the May 8th election. Much of the opposition is coming from students.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Millions of college students could be in for a shock this summer when the interest rate on a popular federally subsidized student loan doubles unless Congress acts. College students on Tuesday delivered more than 1... Read Post
President Obama appeared on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, which was broadcasting from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, last night to explain his call to halt a pending hike in student loan interest rates—with the help ... Read Post