(THE HILL) — President Obama's campaign launched a new website Tuesday highlighting the president's student loan program, looking to target the youth vote that buoyed his efforts in 2008.
The website touts the "Pay As You Earn" program, which caps federal student loan payments at 10 percent of discretionary income. Users can plug their income and student loan debt into the calculator to see what their monthly payments would be.
The program was announced last October as part of the president's "We Can't Wait" initiatives, a set of executive orders and regulations intended to stimulate the economy — and create distance from an increasingly unpopular Congress.
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