Betsy DeVos appointed education secretary by President-elect Donald Trump

Donald Trump, Betsy DeVos

Michigan school choice advocate and longtime Republican supporter Betsy DeVos has been selected to serve as President-elect Donald Trump’s education secretary.

DeVos, who had been under consideration by Trump for the position, was officially picked Wednesday, according to a statement from Trump’s transition team. DeVos met with Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence Saturday at Trump’s golf club in Bedminister, New Jersey.  Read More