Jon Queally, staff writer
"Each and every American must be able to get the education they need to match their skills and fulfill their dreams."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos
"Today, Betsy DeVos and the Trump administration chose to tip the scales in...
Julia Conley, staff writer
After meeting with fringe "mens' rights" group, Education Secretary will re-...


In the name of a sometimes questionable transparency - if you don't like something but can't do much about it, does it help to know about it? - the Defense Department publishes daily reports on the contracts they've awarded. On Jan. 14, it authorized spending over $800 million on military equipment and services. That was down to just under $300 million the next day, when the House passed a massive budget bill that includes $572 billion for defense - down from what was requested, but still...