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Senate Confirms DeVos as Secretary of Education


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Senate Confirms DeVos as Secretary of Education

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WASHINGTON -
In the closest confirmation vote for a Secretary of Education to date, Betsy DeVos was confirmed by the narrow margin of 51-50, with the historic tie breaking vote coming from Vice President Mike Pence. Following the decision, Mark Huelsman, Senior Policy Analyst and higher education expert at Demos, issued the follow statement:
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