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Trump’s pick for education secretary avoided answering a number of questions in a contentious confirmation hearing

The confirmation hearing for billionaire Republican donor Betsy DeVos, picked to head the US Department of Education, kicked off Tuesday, featuring contentious questioning and partisan debate from Senate Democrats.

DeVos was grilled on a number of issues, oftentimes demurring on answers, or stating she was currently unable to provide a response.

On the issue of sexual assault on college campuses, for example, DeVos provided a noncommittal answer when asked if she would uphold the current federal Title IX guidance if she is confirmed.

“I know that there is a lot of conflicting ideas and opinions around that guidance, and if confirmed read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com