January 22, 2022

Senator Roberts Disspells Inaccurarcies About New Education Secretary

Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) There was a great deal of controversy when Betsy DeVos was selected by President Trump to become the new Secretary of Education. Did she have the experience and would her views undermine public education? US Senator Pat Roberts says in vetting DeVos for the position he ultimately decided she should be confirmed.

Vice President Mike Pence ultimately had to break the 50-50 tie in voting for the nominee.