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H.R.4628 Interest Rate Reduction Act, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: May 08, 2012 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 393.

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on April 27, 2012, with a roll call of 215 ayes, 195 nays, and 22 not voting.

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  • 60% of users support H.R.4628

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    • 11:38 AM - Government Relations Legislative Update - July 03, 2012 by UW System Legislative Update - Legislation to prevent interest rates on federally subsidized student loans from doubling to 6.8 percent on July 1 (H.R 4628) moved through Congress last week as part of the conference agreement for the highway bill.

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      As noted by UW System Legislative Update on July 03, 2012, "Legislation to prevent interest rates on federally subsidized student loans from doubling to 6.8 percent on July 1 (H.R 4628) moved through Congress last week as part of the conference agreement for the highway bill." (/url?q=http://legislativeupdate.uwsa.edu/2012/07/federal-update-for-july-2.html&sa=U&ei=hsD6T5S2L8Tg2QWovJnBBg&ved=0CEcQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNG6GZMUznImejGwRqaQnNsQEX-jKw)
    • 11:38 AM - Government Relations Legislative Update - July 03, 2012 by UW System Legislative Update - Legislation to prevent interest rates on federally subsidized student loans from doubling to 6.8 percent on July 1 (H.R 4628) moved through Congress last week as part of the conference agreement for the highway bill.

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      As noted by UW System Legislative Update on July 03, 2012, "Legislation to prevent interest rates on federally subsidized student loans from doubling to 6.8 percent on July 1 (H.R 4628) moved through Congress last week as part of the conference agreement for the highway bill." (/url?q=http://legislativeupdate.uwsa.edu/2012/07/federal-update-for-july-2.html&sa=U&ei=FDv4T6SsH6GU2AWJ3_3iBg&ved=0CEcQmAEwCQ&usg=AFQjCNHzmTWtviUW0q-mNHSTX0qzEqWKHQ)
    • 11:38 AM - Government Relations Legislative Update - July 03, 2012 by UW System Legislative Update - Legislation to prevent interest rates on federally subsidized student loans from doubling to 6.8 percent on July 1 (H.R 4628) moved through Congress last week as part of the conference agreement for the highway bill.

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      As noted by UW System Legislative Update on July 03, 2012, "Legislation to prevent interest rates on federally subsidized student loans from doubling to 6.8 percent on July 1 (H.R 4628) moved through Congress last week as part of the conference agreement for the highway bill." (/url?q=http://legislativeupdate.uwsa.edu/2012/07/federal-update-for-july-2.html&sa=U&ei=uJj1T_vFI4Ge2AX0_dGEBw&ved=0CDgQmAEwBg&usg=AFQjCNHpQSAGFr8aBe4hQk1o3PysivXlqA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Biggert Pushes Trifecta on Flood Insurance, Roads, and Student Loans - July 02, 2012 by Insurance News Net - Originally, the House passed Biggert's legislation, H.R. 4628, to extend lower rates for an additional year. A version of that legislation will be included in the new package. "Our kids are moving back home after college for want of a paycheck," said Bigge

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      As noted by Insurance News Net on July 02, 2012, "Originally, the House passed Biggert's legislation, H.R. 4628, to extend lower rates for an additional year. A version of that legislation will be included in the new package. "Our kids are moving back home after college for want of a paycheck," said Bigge" (http://insurancenewsnet.com/article.aspx?id=348847)
    • Biggert Pushes Trifecta on Flood Insurance, Roads, and Student Loans - June 30, 2012 by Insurance News Net - Originally, the House passed Biggert's legislation, H.R. 4628, to extend lower rates for an additional year. A version of that legislation will be included in the new package. "Our kids are moving back home after college for want of a paycheck," said Bigge

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      As noted by Insurance News Net on June 30, 2012, "Originally, the House passed Biggert's legislation, H.R. 4628, to extend lower rates for an additional year. A version of that legislation will be included in the new package. "Our kids are moving back home after college for want of a paycheck," said Bigge" (http://insurancenewsnet.com/article.aspx?id=348688&type=348624)
    • Biggert Pushes Trifecta on Flood Insurance, Roads, and Student Loans - June 30, 2012 by Insurance News Net - Originally, the House passed Biggert's legislation, H.R. 4628, to extend lower rates for an additional year. A version of that legislation will be included in the new package. "Our kids are moving back home after college for want of a paycheck," said Bigge

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      As noted by Insurance News Net on June 30, 2012, "Originally, the House passed Biggert's legislation, H.R. 4628, to extend lower rates for an additional year. A version of that legislation will be included in the new package. "Our kids are moving back home after college for want of a paycheck," said Bigge" (http://insurancenewsnet.com/article.aspx?id=348688&type=newswires)
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