Warren's proposal, which has the backing of nearly two dozen co-sponsors, including Senators Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) and Al Franken (D-Minn.), would allow those with outstanding student loans, some who pay interest rates of over seven percent, to refinance those loans at the current 3.86 percent rate new student loan recipients are charged, as decided by Congress last year.
Warren admits identifying herself as Native American to Harvard, tells Brown that family is off limits
Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) gained a leadership position in the Senate Democratic caucus Thursday, giving the prominent progressive senator a key role in shaping the party's policy priorities. Warren's new role, which was created specifically for her, will be strategic policy adviser to the Democratic Policy and Communications Committee, helping to craft the party's policy positions and priorities.
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Warren: It's time to hold DeVos accountable (opinion
Warren: It's time to hold DeVos accountable=Senator Elizabeth Warren argues that Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is not acting in the best interests of students, and so she is launching DeVos Watch, an online initiative to track every step the Department of Education takes.