By Kris Zavoli

The US House of Representatives passed H.R. 3594, the Higher Education Extension Act which would extend the Perkins Loan Program for one year.

Now, the Senate needs to act on the same bill.

Both Senator Boxer and Feinstein firmly support the passage of H.R 3594 and passage is critical.
If you have family in another state, please urge them to contact their Senators.

For a list of Senate Members and Staff, click here.