KENNEDY ON RELEASE OF DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION STUDENT LOAN REGULATIONS
WASHINGTON, D.C—Today, Senator Edward M. Kennedy released the following statement inresponse to the Department of Education’s release of its notice of proposed rule-making onstudent loans.
"Today's announcement is a positive development from the Department of Education. Itindicates movement forward on issues Congress has identified as needing attention includingprovisions from the Student Loan Sunshine Act. This month, in the Health, Education, Laborand Pensions Committee, we expect to see strong, bi-partisan support for lender-ethicsprovisions in the Higher Education Reauthorization Act.”