Student Loan Debate Gets Edgier

wochit politics
June 13, 2014 AT 4:30 AM
Senate Republicans accused President Obama this week of pandering to get the youth vote this fall after he issued an executive order that aims to provide relief for millions of college graduates who are having trouble repaying student loans. Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., called the flurry of activity a "week-long political stunt," adding that the more pressing need is for "more good jobs and better schools."