Betsy DeVos takes center stage tonight, as Donald Trump’s pick for education secretary appears before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions for her evening confirmation hearing.
DeVos’s prepared statement is below, and here are five other recent 74 stories to background the nominee:
- Trump Picks His Education Secretary: The First 6 Things to Know About Betsy DeVos
- Indiana Flashback: New to Team Trump, Education Secretary Pick DeVos Has Long Been on Team Pence
- Inside the Fight to Save Detroit’s Schools: Betsy DeVos’s Campaign for Choice Over Local Control
- Your DeVos Hearing CliffsNotes: These Are the 10 Education Issues Sure to Surface in the Senate
- Analysis: What the Media Have Gotten Wrong About Betsy DeVos and Detroit’s Schools
(The confirmation hearing will also be streamed live on the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions’ website.)