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BY DIANE RAVITCH : "Watch Betsy DeVos Explain that "Government Sucks"

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Diane Ravitch says: 'We can’t let the holidays launch without having a billionaire explain why government is useless (to her and her family).  Why would anyone say that “government sucks”? A billionaire might say that because all their needs are amply provided for. They can hire private security guards, use helicopters, avoid public parks and beaches and buy their own. Perhaps she can manufacture her own clean water and air. To billionaires, government is an unneeded obtrusion into their ample lives. Betsy DeVos explains on video that “government sucks.”  THIS is our new EDUCATION SECRETARY.

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