Democrats want more time to question the education secretary nominee about her investments and say they weren't given enough time to question her about various issues during her Jan. 17 confirmation hearing.
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January 23, 2017
January 20, 2017
The vote's delay comes one day after DeVos completed a lengthy financial disclosure of her financial assets.
January 18, 2017
The education secretary-designee drew sharply positive and negative reactions to her answers to questions involving special education, guns in schools, and school choice
January 17, 2017
The nominee for education secretary sought to use her confirmation hearing to beat back the notion that she would undermine public education in that position.
January 13, 2017
Among the top education issues the committee could face are how to deal with regulations from the outgoing Obama administration and reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.
January 12, 2017
Ten GOP senators on the education committee have gotten money from a PAC controlled by the family of Betsy DeVos, the education secretary nominee, a liberal think tank says.
January 11, 2017
On Monday, the Massachusetts Charter Public School Association sent a letter to Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., expressing concerns about education secretary-nominee Betsy DeVos' track record.
January 11, 2017
President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to be education secretary has already been the focus of several political attacks. Was the same true for other recent nominees?
January 10, 2017
A new caucus of the House of Representatives announced Tuesday it was dedicated to fighting the nomination of Betsy DeVos as education secretary.
January 05, 2017
On Wednesday, the House passed the Midnight Rule Relief Act, which would amend the Congressional Review Act, the second such House GOP vote in two months.