Tag: BetsyDeVos

Betsy DeVos’s multimillion yachts fly foreign flags because paying taxes isn’t ‘America first’

Remember a couple of weeks ago, when one of Betsy DeVos’s $40 million yachts was untied from a dock in Ohio? DeVos’s SeaQuest Yacht, docked in Huron was left unmoored overnight. Conservatives everywhere freaked out that communists were attacking American patriots and poor Betsy DeVos might have to pay to have some painting touchups done to the […]

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Students screwed once by for-profit colleges being screwed again by Trump’s Education Department

Betsy DeVos Limiting the damage predatory and fraudulent for-profit colleges can do to students was the single best thing former President Barack Obama did on education, so naturally, Trump Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is determined to dismantle that good. It’s a perfect fit for DeVos: she gets to reverse Obama’s achievements and screw over the little […]

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Two years later, the computer chatter between Trump Tower and a Russian bank is still a mystery

That article also addressed the Alfa Bank connection. And their conclusion was exactly the same as the one that Graham produced. The F.B.I. ultimately concluded that there could be an innocuous explanation, like a marketing email or spam, for the computer contacts. And with that, the New York Times put a definitive lid on not […]

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Betsy DeVos continues to deny students their civil rights by dismissing 1,200 cases

Don’t believe for a second that Betsy DeVos cares anything about America’s children. Betsy DeVos continues to be a menace to all of the children attending America’s schools. Though the Education Department’s Office of Civil Rights continues to receive complaints about discrimination in schools, under DeVos’s leadership, more than 1,200 investigations have been dismissed because of “insufficient evidence.” These also just happen […]

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Who cares when students complain about racism in school discipline? Not Betsy DeVos

Betsy DeVos continues to try to roll back protections for the most vulnerable students in American schools. It was a terrible idea to make Betsy DeVos America’s Education Secretary—but then again a majority of us knew that. Over the last year-plus that she has been in the Trump administration, she has steadily worked to roll […]

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Judge gives a big F-U to Betsy DeVos and Donald Trump’s plan to screw defrauded students

The face you make when you are about to meet a room filled with actual educators and you’re wearing an outfit that costs more than their salaries. Trump’s Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is terrible. She’s proof that being a billionaire doesn’t mean you are intelligent. In fact, being a billionaire might mean that you are […]

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