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Series: 5 on 45 Podcast
Betsy DeVos testifies before the Senate Health, Education and Labor Committee confirmation hearing to be next Secretary of Education on Capitol Hill

On Betsy DeVos’ confirmation as education secretary

Elizabeth Mann, fellow in the Brown Center on Education Policy in Governance Studies, responds to the unprecedented confirmation of Betsy DeVos as education secretary, and explores what it means moving forward.

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