News of the passage of the President's giant health care bill this past week has overshadowed the simultaneous passage of a new student loan bill that was neatly tucked into the health care legislation. This has caused some controversy. As with most political issues, there are loud pros and cons.
Let's take a look at one example of those pros and cons. If you're going to be a college applicant soon, or if you're a current college student seeking money for college, this may be of interest to you. First, a generally pro viewpoint.