Author: The Hill staff

The student loan cycle isn’t what most Americans want

As tuition costs have soared, public opinion on paying for college has changed. The familiar list of college expenses have led, semester by semester, to America’s current $1.7 trillion-dollar student loan debt. Tuition and other costs will soon enough create a similar burden for today’s students. Not everyone wants to keep this cycle spinning. In…

Live coverage: Pennsylvania, North Carolina Senate primaries

Five states are holding primary elections today, including marquee contests in Pennsylvania, where Democratic and GOP voters will choose their nominees for an open Senate seat and key governor’s mansion. North Carolina, Oregon, Idaho and Kentucky are also holding closely watched House, Senate and gubernatorial primaries. Tuesday’s results will be yet another test of former…