House Republicans seek to roll back state laws protecting student loan borrowers

Only the most diligent students would find this proposal. But it could end up affecting millions of student loan borrowers.

Tucked away on page 464 of a more than 500-page bill that aims to overhaul the higher education and student loan system is a provision that would prevent states from regulating student loan servicers and roll back rules already on the books in some states to monitor those companies.