Examine Student Aid's Fiscal Cliff
“Much of the federal government’s spending on student aid is highly visible and hotly debated. It comes in forms like grant aid, including the vital but always funding-challenged Pell grants, and federal work study. Student loans are sometimes also referred to as federal student aid because provisions like fixed interest rates and in-school interest subsidies help keep down the costs of borrowing for college,” U.S. News reports.
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