📚 DeVos on Tuesday will be defending Trump’s budget request, in which the White House proposed to cut the Education Department’s funding by $8.5 billion — or about 12 percent — from what it received in fiscal 2019. The budget proposal “would allow $5 billion in federal tax credits for donations to organizations that provide voucher-like scholarships to private schools,” the Washington Post reports.
Emboldened House Dems to question DeVos on Trump education cuts ⋆ Michigan Advance
WASHINGTON — U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is slated to testify in the U.S. House next week for the first time since Democrats took control of the chamber earlier this year. DeVos — a West Michigan billionaire and one of the most polarizing President Donald Trump administration officials …
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