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Parents: The Forgotten Student Loan Borrowers

Kenneth Megan, Jake Varn / Blog May 30, 2017

Given skyrocketing tuition prices, Parent PLUS loans have become an important tool in allowing students access to the school of their choice.

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Senate GSE Reform Bill Would Reduce Deficit by $58 Billion

Economy / Blog September 9, 2014

Last week, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) released its score of S.1217, the Housing Finance Reform and Taxpayer Protection Act of 2014, which was approved by the Senate Banking Committee this past spring on a bipartisan basis. CBO estimates that the bill would decrease the federal deficit by $58 billion over the period from Fiscal Years 2015 to 2024 – though CBO cautions that those estimates are subject to significant uncertainty.

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BPC Forum Highlights Potential Budget Impact of Proposed GSE Reform Legislation

Housing / Blog March 21, 2014

BPC’s forum on the “Implications of GSE Reform for the Federal Budget and National Debt” provided a primer on how the federal government currently accounts for the conservatorship of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and the budgetary impact of proposals…

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