Pentagon Makes Moves On Student Loan Benefit For Servicemembers


— The Pentagon is taking steps to make it easier for military servicemembers serving in war zones to eliminate interest on their federal student loans.

— Florida school choice advocates have been successful advancing policy in their state, but now they’re quietly waging war with each other over rules governing a student scholarship program.

— A consumer group is suing the Education Department to force the public release of the agency’s contract with one of the major companies hired to collect federal student loans.