Thursday, June 13, 2013

WATCH: Sinema Challenges Congress, President To Reach Agreement On Student Loan Interest Rates

Arizona Rep. Kyrsten Sinema (D-CD9) used the student loan burdens of real-life Arizona State University students on the floor of the House of Representatives yesterday when she delivered a floor speech challenging her colleagues to "do the right thing" on keeping interest rates on federally-subsidized student loans lower.  They are scheduled to rise on July 1 if Congress and the President do not reach agreement on an alternate plan.

Here is her 3 1/2 minute speech:

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