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Obamacare

In 2015 Republicans in Congress overwhelmingly passed a measure to repeal Obamacare. The repeal package, embedded in a budget reconciliation bill, never had a chance to become law as long as President Obama was in office and could veto it. 505 more words

Senate HELP Committee Chair Lamar Alexander Concerning the Hearing of Betsy Devos

January 23, 2017

Dear Senator Alexander,

I am writing today concerning the nomination process of Betsy DeVos. It is my understanding that, as the Chairman of the Senate HELP committee, that you were in charge of the proceedings where senators were given the opportunity to examine the qualifications of and question Ms. 360 more words

Labor stands united against Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education

GRAND RAPIDS January 30, 2017– As the Senate prepares to vote on the nomination of Betsy DeVos for the position of Secretary of Education, labor leaders from across the state of Michigan and the country stand united in opposition to her leading our nation’s education department. 582 more words

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Senator Alexander- listen to the people, not your party

By: Sydney Rowell, News Editor 

   Tennessee Senator Lamar Alexander remains steadfast in his support of President Trump’s pick for Education Secretary despite pushback from constituents and an obvious lack of qualifications from the candidate. 482 more words

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Dear Senator Alexander—Don't Get It Twisted...Sir

Originally posted on Facebook in response to Sen. Alexander’s Facebook post admonishing Democrats for opposing Betsy DeVos’ nomination to be the next Secretary of Education. 199 more words

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