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Education Secretary Facing Possible Jail Time For Defying A Court Order

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Although that would be up to the judge, Sallie Kim, Toby Merrill thinks it is unlikely.

More likely, Kim will impose fines, order hebdomadal updates, and/or assign a judge to supervise Education Dept. compliance.

In addition to ignoring student loan protections to help her family's vested business interests, Betsy DeVos also reversed Obama's directive requiring schools to allow transgender students to use restrooms that conform to their gender identities. She also scrapped Obama-era guidelines on investigating college and university campus sexual assault, discarded 72 policy documents outlining disabled students' rights codified under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act and the Rehabilitation Act (IDEA), and rescinded students' civil rights protections.

Last year, DeVos expressed interest in directing Student Support and Academic Enrichment grant money to arm teachers.

This is what happens when we put a charter school millionaire in charge of our public education system.

So much for draining the swamp.

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