Articles Tagged 'Betsy DeVos'
DeVos’s proposal to change campus sexual assault guidelines draws over 100,000 responses
Education Department Secretary Betsy Devos’s proposal to change guidelines on how universities handle sexual assault and misconduct drew more than 100,000 messages during the public… READ MORE
DeVos draws praise, outrage for rescinding Obama-era campus sexual-assault policy
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Friday rescinded the Obama administration’s Title IX letter on campus sexual assault, sparking outrage from her foes but relief from… READ MORE
Feds Sue Betsy DeVos
Eighteen states and the District of Columbia filed suit against Education Secretary Betsy DeVos on Thursday over her delay of regulations meant to protect federal… READ MORE
DeVos: ‘School choice’ will not be mandated by Washington
Betsy DeVos, the U.S. education secretary, said Monday that although President Trump’s administration will put forward plans of a historic expansion of school choice, the… READ MORE
Betsy DeVos booed during graduation address in Florida
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. – Boos, catcalls and the turning of backs welcomed the commencement speaker at Wednesday’s Bethune-Cookman University graduation ceremony.
For 20 minutes, Secretary… READ MORE
Trump, DeVos, Scott visit Florida Catholic school to Tout Choice
President Donald Trump is visiting an Orlando Catholic school today.
Air Force One landed at Orlando International Airport shortly before 1 p.m., and Gov. Rick… READ MORE
Black Lives Matter Protesters Block Education Sec. DeVos From Entering DC Public School
Black Lives Matter protesters blocked Trump Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from entering a Washington, D.C. public school Friday.
According to WJLA, DeVos attempted to enter… READ MORE
Pence Schools Dems: VP Deciding Vote on DeVos for EdSec
School choice advocate Betsy DeVos was narrowly confirmed Tuesday as the next education secretary despite deep opposition from teachers unions and other groups, after Vice President Pence intervened to cast a historic tie-breaking vote.
Pence’s vote marked the first time in American history a vice president has broken a tie on a Cabinet nominee’s Senate confirmation – and the first… READ MORE
Senate advances DeVos education nominee, repeals Dodd-Frank rules
President Trump’s out-of-the-box pick to lead the Education Department survived another hurdle, overcoming an attempted Democratic filibuster in a rare pre-dawn vote Friday.
A final… READ MORE
Democrats plan all-night protest ahead of DeVos vote
Senate Democrats are planning a rare all-night talkathon to protest Betsy DeVos’s nomination for Education secretary ahead of an expected vote on Tuesday.
“Democrats will… READ MORE