Senate Blocks Bill to Lower Student Loan Costs

Published 06/11 2014 04:38PM

Updated 06/11 2014 04:40PM

The U.S Senate blocks a bill that would lower the cost of student loans.

The bill coincided with a White House push on the same topic.
It needed 60 votes to pass, but only received 56.

The measure did not have any GOP co-sponsors and would have been paid for with a tax on the wealthy.

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