Elizabeth Warren Student Loans Bill Endorsed By Several Colleges, Organizations. A little more than two weeks after introducing her first bill, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) is already seeing a wave of strong support. Back on May 8, Warren announced her plans to set student loan interest rates at the same level big banks receive from the Federal Reserve. Come July 1, some student loan rates are set to double from 3.4 percent to 6.8 percent
Elizabeth Warren has dedicated her life to fighting for middle-class families, a crucial component in her campaign to become U.S. senator for Massachusetts. When she was head of the Congressional Oversight Panel on TARP, her tireless efforts to hold big banks and mortgage giants accountable for the 2008 financial crisis made her a liberal icon.
Elizabeth Ann Warren ( born June 22, 1949) is an American academic and politician who is the senior United States Senator from Massachusetts and a member of the Democratic Party. She was previously a Harvard Law School professor specializing in bankruptcy law. Warren is an active consumer protection advocate whose work led to the conception and establishment of the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.