The former Republican senator from Alabama had clashed repeatedly with the civil rights community over transgender students, affirmative action, immigration, and more.
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November 07, 2018
December 07, 2017
The Minnesota Democrat and member of the Senate education committee announced Wednesday that he was stepping down in the face of allegations that he sexually harassed multiple women.
April 13, 2017
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos supported rescinding the Obama administration's guidance on transgender students, but she's also argued that protecting all students from bullying and harassment is one of her top priorities.
July 20, 2016
Molly Spearman, South Carolina's superintendent, thinks the Republican presidential nominee is likely to be a big backer of local control, though Trump has said little about education so far.
May 25, 2016
The federal agencies' assertion that Title IX's prohibition on sex discrimination also applies to gender identity is incorrect, says the complaint filed by Alabama, Arizona, and nine other states.