The Senate confirmed Betsy DeVos as education secretary Tuesday, February 7. Preceding DeVos' confirmation and in the days that have followed, the Michigan philanthropist's policies have stirred significant public opposition. Audie Cornish talks with Lisa Desjardins about the resistance DeVos faced in the confirmation process. Emma Brown of the Washington Post joins in to discuss what Devos' confirmation means for U.S. policy-makers and schools.
February 7, 2017 video and resource materials from PBS NewsHour.