First Lady Under Fire

First Lady Michelle Obama will be making a stop today at a Miami high school. But Renier Diaz de la Portilla, a school-board member, wants the event canceled on the ...

Axelrod’s Tweeting Rant

This morning, Obama campaign advisor David Axelrod grumbled on Twitter about how the press “let” Mitt Romney hold a secret meeting with Fox News magnate Rupert Murdoch. “Romney meets w/ Murdoch ...

Technology, the New Collegiate Industry

  In an op-ed in today’s New York Times, Jeff Selingo presents an interesting theory on how to “fix college.” He writes that “university leaders desperately need to transform how colleges do ...

Is Federal Tuition Aid the Problem?

A new study shows a possible relationship between federal student aid and the rapid growth in student debt. The data in the National Bureau of Economic Research working study, by Claudia ...

#dontworkwithRepublicans

Thursday afternoon, President Obama traveled to the University of Nevada Las Vegas to discuss student loans. The president made quite the spectacle, in a campaign-style rally, of urging Congress to ...