Privatization

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos
President-elect Donald Trump has tapped for U.S. Education Secretary "a 'reformer' who does not hide her contempt for the public schools," according to historian Diane Ravitch. Of conservative billionaire Betsy DeVos , a longtime supporter of charter schools and vouchers for private and religious schools , National Education Association president...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A new report from the research organization In the Public Interest (ITPI)...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
"The issue is the privatization of a critical resource. How much is too much?" said Jeff Ostahowski, vice president of the Michigan Citizens for Water Conservation. (Photo: Steven Depolo/cc/flickr)
The state of Michigan has reportedly issued preliminary approval for bottled...