A taxpayer advocate group that was granted a meeting with the Obama administration last Friday to discuss a student loan regulation that could cost upwards of $43 billion was met with silence when it questioned the approval process for the plan.
Several taxpayer groups will meet with Obama administration budget officials on Friday to voice concerns about the cost of a proposed student loan regulation that is estimated by Department of Education to cost up to $43 billion.
The new Obama administration regulation on student loans could end up costing taxpayers more than the Department of Education’s estimate of $43 billion, according to experts critical of the plan.
The Obama administration issued an order Friday requiring public schools to allow transgender students to use the bathroom of their chosen gender, threatening to revoke federal funds from districts that refuse to comply.
A former top official in President Obama’s Department of Education is poised to become the chairman of the board at the parent company of the University of Phoenix, the for-profit college that has been a target of federal investigations.
President Barack Obama’s free college proposal would spend $36 billion on 5.4 million students who will likely never receive a college degree, according to a report from the American Action Forum.
The expansion of federal student loans has caused tuition prices to increase and negatively affected enrollment, according to a report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.
Over glasses of wine and a disco-spinning DJ, more than a dozen government-funded game developers showcased their products on a Wednesday night in Washington, D.C.
Bobby Jindal filed a lawsuit against the Obama administration over Common Core Wednesday, arguing that the government’s role in pushing the standards on states threatened states’ rights and abused federal funds.
Chris Hayes may disagree, but sports do matter. Obama and his aides played up the president’s supposed affinity for hoops in order to up his optics and boost his ego. However, facts are stubborn things, and the facts remain that our president’s administration just isn’t that good at basketball.
Championships are won and lost with defense. Last weekend’s USA Basketball National 3×3 tournament was the first time we got to see an Obama staffer, Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, actually play against someone actually trying to win. The results were uninspiring.