April 27th, 2012
03:02 PM ET

Will fight over college loans impact the battle for younger voters?

Americans owe a staggering one trillion dollars on their college loans–and paying those loans back may get significantly more difficult for a significant portion of those college graduates in July. Interest rates on newly-issued Stafford loans are scheduled to double.

Filed under: Economy
April 27th, 2012
01:21 PM ET

Rep. Jackson Lee on changing the culture at Secret Service: 'we need more women'

Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee, speaking to Erin Burnett, said changes are coming to the United States Secret Service in the wake of the expanding prostitution scandal–all aimed at defining and limiting what behavior is allowed while agents are overseas. Discussing the underlying culture among agents, Jackson Lee said one change that might help is simple: "we need more women."

Filed under: National Security