New Cosponsor — Jul 14, 2014
New Cosponsor: Rep. James “Jim” Moran [D-VA8, 1991-2014]
The bill now has 54 cosponsors (54 Democrats).
Mar 21, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on March 21, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 37th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 21, 2013
Length: 25 pages
To increase purchasing power, strengthen economic recovery, and restore fairness in financing higher education in the United States through student loan forgiveness, caps on interest rates on Federal student loans, and refinancing opportunities for private borrowers, and for other purposes.
6/17/2013: In what could become an annual occurrence, Congress yet again faces a looming deadline to resolve the problem of student loan interest rates. Without Congressional action, the rate on federally backed Stafford loans is set to double from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent on July 1.
The Senate in early June failed to advance two ...
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1330 — 113th Congress: Student Loan Fairness Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1330
“H.R. 1330 — 113th Congress: Student Loan Fairness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. October 5, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr1330>
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