Angus King of ME will vote against President Donald Trump's nominee for education secretary because of her views in favor of school choice.
The flurry of opposition is tied to DeVos's long history of activism for school choice, particularly voucher programs.
Senate Democrats, including Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-New York), have criticized DeVos on a variety of fronts. Heidi Heitkamp announced she would not vote to confirm Betsy DeVos. Bernie Sanders also said he'd vote against her.
DeVos's weak grasp of key federal civil rights education laws, combined with her lack of personal and professional experience in a public school setting as either a public school student, parent of a public school student, teacher, or administrator, render her unfit to serve as US Secretary of Education. Critics say her advocacy in education proves she wants to privatize public education.
Protestors gathered outside Sen.
Using drums and noisemakers, the group of protesters chanted "Toss DeVos!" "I believe he deserves to have his nominees confirmed when they are qualified and Betsy DeVos is qualified".
Palace rallies Miss U support for Maxine
The grand finale will be hosted by Emmy Award victor Steve Harvey and will feature body activist Ashley Graham as backstage host. She explained that the flow of the pageant is faster this time as reported by ABS-CBN .
Change.org Petition: As of Monday afternoon, there were nearly 350,000 signatures on a petition to not confirm Betsy Devos as Secretary of Education. All states are in the process of developing accountability plans and many expect to submit them to the U.S. Department of Education this spring.
Fuller, who identifies with neither political party, told me he trusts and supports Betsy DeVos, but, "I don't support the person she works for".
The city's Panel for Educational Policy (PEP) will meet in a special session Monday night to consider a resolution opposing the nomination of DeVos.
Now, on the eve of the HELP panel's vote on her nomination, Eden's picked apart the Times's characterization, made on the basis of earlier reporting, and found it flawed. Black, who had no experience in education, was forced to step down after only three months on the job. Bob Casey to reconsider his decision to vote against President Donald Trump's U.S. Secretary of Education pick.
Levesque called DeVos smart and capable, and praised her for subscribing to a "change agenda".
Biohazard, the most recent title of the successful franchise of Capcom, has already sold 2.5 million units worldwide. When playing in virtual reality, Ethan's arms float in front of you as you walk around in the game.
Did Butler and Wade come here as losers? When you express yourself and get everything out, it makes relationships better. Although Rondo's trade value is minimal right now, the Bulls are just going to have to cut bait. "That can't be.
At the Women's Global March last weekend, Albright declared: "If you force Muslims to register, we will all register as Muslims". Other human rights activists have pledged to fight Trump's so-called Muslim ban by standing in solidarity with Muslims.
Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Paul Njuguna confirmed the attack was committed by Al-Shabab. These suicide explosions were followed by hordes of attackers who were repulsed by the soldiers.
Over the past century the Year of the Rooster has fallen on 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017. The Baguio Spring Festival shows the strong and deep friendship of the Filipinos and the Chinese community.
Corbyn, but could not vote to trigger Article 50 as she still believed leaving the European Union would be "a bad mistake". Several other Labour frontbenchers are also considering their position. "I love being in the whips' office", she said.
Evra, who has previously played in Ligue 1 for Nice and Monaco, made 82 appearances for Juventus , scoring three goals. Evra is also a five-time Premier League victor and had two championship medals with Juventus in Serie A.
Today, we have a $120 billion deficit. "Make in United States of America or pay big border tax!" "It is awful ", said Van Boekel. It stinks, it's just GM up to their normal stupid games again and taking jobs out of Canada for no reason", adds Van Boekel.
Aberle said that Qualcomm did no such thing, and the company objected to Apple making false and misleading statements . The lawsuits come soon after U.S. regulators sued Qualcomm, alleging that the firm was guilty of market abuse.
West Ham agree $41.5 million Payet fee with Marseille
After the confirmation that he was leaving the Premier League club, this is what Payet posted on his personal Twitter account . Payet joins Patrice Evra, the veteran French defender who arrived at Marseille last week on a free transfer from Juventus.
Sharp fall in exports slows United States growth
Gross domestic product slowed to 1.6% previous year from 2.6% in 2015, marking the smallest gain since 2011. Excluding food and energy prices, the PCE price index increased 1.3%, compared with an increase of 1.7%.
Past wins against Federer mean nothing, says Nadal
Wawrinka left the court for medical treatment before the third set began, returning with a bandage below his right knee. An hour later, Serena ensured had there'd be a ninth all-Williams Grand Slam final - and first in Australia since 2003.
Tiger Woods Back at Torrey; TaylorMade New Brand
I feel I am strong enough to handle the workload. "In fact, I wouldn't be surprised if he contended", Wood said. There was also the small matter of the 1991 Junior World Golf Championship, where Woods also prevailed.
Salah sinks Ghana as Egypt go through
Once again the shocking surface made flowing football nearly impossible, and chances were few and far between. Egypt , however, won 1-0, overtaking Ghana to ensure they finished first and their opponents second.