Creator: Izzie Levinson
Date Created: 02.07.17
Name of the Document: “Betsy DeVos Confirmed as Education Secretary; Pence Breaks Tie”
Location: New York Times
Context: Betsy DeVos has been one of the last remaining highly controversial members of Donald Trump’s cabinet to be appointed.
Potential Relevance for the Future: DeVos has established herself as a proponent of “vouchers” in public education. Her appointment signals a continuing turn towards the corporatization of American politics.
Other Relevant Headings: Betsy DeVos, education, Donald Trump, cabinet, Congress