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Elizabeth Warren Called Betsy DeVos the “Worst Secretary of Education Ever” in Scathing Send-Off

Betsy DeVos and Elizabeth Warren
Betsy DeVos and Elizabeth Warren

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On Thursday, January 7th, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos submitted her resignation in response to the riot in the Capitol spearheaded by supporters of President Donald Trump. She, like other cabinet members and members of the Senate and House, pegged President Trump as the direct cause for the attack, which resulted in five deaths and destruction of Capitol Hill, however Democrat Congresspeople, including Sen. Elizabeth Warren from Massachusetts, aren’t about to make DeVos a hero for distancing herself from Trump a mere 12 days before he leaves office.

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Elizabeth Warren fires at ‘unqualified billionaire’ Betsy DeVos over student loan forgiveness

Democratic presidential candidate senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivers a campaign speech at East Los Angeles College on 2 March 2020 in Monterey Park, California ((Getty Images))
Democratic presidential candidate senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) delivers a campaign speech at East Los Angeles College on 2 March 2020 in Monterey Park, California ((Getty Images))

Massachusetts senator Elizabeth Warren called US education secretary Betsy DeVos an “unqualified billionaire” after she criticised proposals for student loan forgiveness.

Ms Devos criticised proposals similar to ones included in President-elect Joe Biden’s economic recovery plan, which would forgive $10,000 (£7,516) individually for people who have borrowed student loans, according to Newsweek.

Speaking at an Education Department financial aid conference on Tuesday, Ms DeVos said: “We’ve heard shrill calls to cancel, to forgive, to

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