Betsy Devos

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Billionaire heiress and Donald Trump's selection to lead the Department of Education is not an educator, has never led a state agency or school, nor has she ever been a public school parent or public school student. (Photo: AP)
The "alarming record" of billionaire heiress Betsy DeVos , President-elect Donald Trump's nominee to lead the Department of Education, has national civil rights groups warning that the ideologically-driven conservative will not be an advocate for all children. DeVos, who appears before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor &...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Donald Trump applauds as Betsy DeVos speaks at Trump's "Thank You USA" rally in Grand Rapids, December 9, 2016. (Photo: Reuters/Mike Segar)
Defenders of public education have a few questions they want to ask Betsy DeVos...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
"There is no precedent for an Education Department secretary nominee with your...