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February 01, 2017

Which GOP Senators Could Reject DeVos? Look to Rural, Anti-Voucher Republicans

A 2015 Senate vote on a federal school choice bill provides a clue about which senators might not be big DeVos fans.

January 25, 2017

Betsy DeVos Tells Senator She'll Protect Rights of Students With Disabilities

"I believe that all students, including individuals with disabilities, deserve an equal opportunity to lead full, productive and successful lives," DeVos wrote in her Jan. 24 letter to Sen. Johnny Isakson, R-Ga.

January 24, 2017

Senate Democrats Pitch $75 Billion Plan to Repair and Build Schools

The "Blueprint to Rebuild America's Infrastructure and Create 15 Million Jobs" is short on details, but includes a plan to create 975,000 jobs by improving school infrastructure.

January 23, 2017

Senate Democrats Want Betsy DeVos Back for More Committee Hearings

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.

January 20, 2017

Senate Education Committee Delays Vote on Betsy DeVos' Nomination

The vote's delay comes one day after DeVos completed a lengthy financial disclosure of her financial assets.

January 18, 2017

Split Responses to Betsy DeVos' Testimony After Testy Confirmation Hearing

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

Democrats Press Betsy DeVos on Privatization, ESSA, and LGBT Rights

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

House Education Committee Has Six New Republicans, Three New Democrats

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

Analysis Details DeVos Family's Campaign Donations to Republican Senators

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

Sen. Warren Gets Assist in Opposition to Betsy DeVos From Mass. Charters Group

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.

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