Betsy DeVos

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Elisabeth "Betsy" DeVos (née Prince; born January 8, 1958) is the 11th U.S. Secretary of Education. Her background includes experience as an American businesswoman, philanthropist, and noted political campaign contributor. DeVos is a member of the Republican Party known for her advocacy of school choice, voucher programs, and ties to the Reformed Christian community.

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  • I have decided to stop taking offense at the suggestion that we are buying influence. Now I simply concede the point. They are right. We do expect something in return. We expect to foster a conservative governing philosophy consisting of limited government and respect for traditional American virtues.
  • More and more studies show that kids are actually stoppers of the disease and they don’t get it and transmit it themselves, so we should be in a posture of — the default should be getting back to school kids in person, in the classroom

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