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U.S. debt ceiling may limit all financial aid

U.S. debt ceiling may limit all financial aid

October 23, 2013

By Lucas Wimmer The United States government avoided crisis Wednesday, Oct. 16 in the late hours of the night as Congress passed a measure to reopen the government and prevent a credit default. If the government had not agreed to increase the debt ceiling, however, students could have faced collateral...

Government shutdown yields problems for students, citizens

Government shutdown yields problems for students, citizens

October 16, 2013

By Michael Riley If a UW-Whitewater student has been living under a rock for the past month or is simply confused by the whole government shutdown situation, a brief breakdown will bring anyone up to speed. A disagreement on the budget between the House of the Representatives and the Senate resulted...

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