Milton Friedman

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Focus now moves to Republican Sen. Pat Toomey of Pennsylvania, who could be pursuaded to vote against education secretary nominee
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Man, this is gonna be tough. Tuesday's "hearing" on right-wing zealot Betsy DeVos to head the Department of Education even though she wants to kill it was unreal, aka "a revolting dumbshow of the arrogance of monied ignorance." Asked about fraud, proficiency, student debt and disability rights, she was swiftly eviscerated by the lofty likes of Warren, Franken and Sanders revealing she knows nothing about anything, including bears. It'd be entertaining if our kids didn't have to pay.