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U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos: President Right to Call for Expanded Education Freedom

In tonight’s State of the Union Address, President Donald J. Trump reaffirmed his commitment to expanding education freedom and empowering every student with opportunities to learn where and how works best. U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos released the following statement on the President’s remarks: “Too many American students are far too limited by the current education ‘system’ that assigns ... Read More »

Senate Republicans Reject DeVos’ Proposed Education Cuts

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos arrives to testify on the fiscal 2018 budget request for the Education Department on Tuesday. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) Senate appropriators told Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Tuesday that the Education Department’s budget request was dead on arrival in Congress, with Republicans and Democrats alike defending programs the department proposes to slash or eliminate in fiscal ... Read More »