Today’s issue? Increasing student loan interest rates. 

In a 215 to 195 vote, the house passed a bill to extend the current student loan interest rate of 3.4%, instead of permitting the rate to double on July 1 to 6.8%. 

And while both parties agree on the need to keep student interest rates down, they can’t agree on where to get the funding from. 

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