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House GOP set to curb college student loan costs

Republican leaders are ready to try pushing legislation through the House holding down interest rates on federal loans to millions of college students. Democrats say that's a goal the GOP has adopted only lately, but the top House Democrat is opposing the measure anyway in a fig …
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