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National Education Association's Mary Kusler on Education Secretary Nominee Betsy DeVos
ABC News' Maggie Rulli caught up with the NEA's director of government relations outside DeVos' confirmation hearing.
How Trump's Pick for Education Secretary May Reignite the Education Wars
Let the education wars begin. Donald Trump ’s choice to lead the Department of Education , Betsy DeVos, has the nation’s teachers unions preparing to re-enter battle over public education systems, a little over a year after a bipartisan education reform deal was reached on the Every Student
Mike Pence is Officially Introduced as Trump's VP Pick
The Indiana governor gives his first remarks as running mate of the presumptive GOP nominee for president.
Republican Presidential Debate
GOP presidential candidates meet head to head in the last debate before the New Hampshire primary.
Ted Cruz Vows to Undue Obama's Executive Actions 'With a Strike of a Pen'
The Republican candidates castigate the president for his use of executive overreach during the GOP debate.
Obama Expresses His Desire to 'Make College Affordable for Every American'
Let's start with the economy in. And a basic fact. The United States of America. Right now. As the strongest. Most durable economy in the world. Where the middle of the longest streak a private sector job creation in history. More than. And fourteen million Newton. Jobs the strongest two years of
State of the Union 2016: President Obama's Full Prepared Remarks
Below is the full text -- as prepared for delivery -- of President Barack Obama's 2016 State of the Union address: Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, Members of Congress, my fellow Americans: Tonight marks the eighth year I’ve come here to report on the State of the Union. And for this final one, I’m
The Biggest Moments on Capitol Hill in 2015
As the clock ticks down to midnight on Dec. 31, members of Congress are probably hoping for better approval ratings in 2016. A new CNN/ORC poll shows just 14 percent of Americans approve of the job Congress is doing. Despite those dismal ratings, 2015 was an eventful year on Capitol Hill . Here’s a
President Obama Talks Terror, Congress at Year-End News Conference
The president fielded questions from reporters before leaving for vacation with his family.
Obama Signs Fast-Track Trade Bill
After much arm-twisting and cajoling of his own party, President Obama signed legislation giving him sweeping authority to negotiate trade terms with the 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership.