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Senate approves founder of Jewish org for top civil rights post

Senate approves founder of Jewish org for top civil rights post

Kenneth Marcus, who backed including some extreme anti-Israel rhetoric in definition of anti-Semitism, approved over Democratic opposition.JTA, 07/06/2018 22:57
Betsy DeVos under fire for choice of schools to visit

Betsy DeVos under fire for choice of schools to visit

US Sec of State Betsy visits 2 Orthodox schools and no public ones in New York City trip.JTA, 18/05/2018 07:37
Bathroom segregation is by gender, not 'gender identity'

Bathroom segregation is by gender, not 'gender identity'

US Education Secretary DeVos says Congress, courts, must decide whether Title IX includes 'gender identity,' and not just biological gender.Chana Roberts, 14/02/2018 13:07
Watch: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos disrespected by students

Watch: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos disrespected by students

At her inaugural speech in Daytona Beach, many in the crowd shout boos and turn their backs., 11/05/2017 14:43
US Education Secretary meets Agudah leaders, praises schools

US Education Secretary meets Agudah leaders, praises schools

Betsy DeVos praises Orthodox schools as model after meeting Agudah leaders.JTA, 11/03/2017 18:54
Betsy DeVos narrowly confirmed as education secretary

Betsy DeVos narrowly confirmed as education secretary

Vice President Mike Pence breaks Senate tie to confirm Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary, 51-50. OU lauds Devos confirmation.JTA, 07/02/2017 21:28
OU: Trump pick for Education Secretary good for religious Jews

OU: Trump pick for Education Secretary good for religious Jews

OU Advocacy Center head says Trump's choice for Education Secretary shows he is serious about school choice and helping religious students.Gary Willig, 25/11/2016 11:32