Watch: Betsy DeVos is confirmed Secretary of Education

By Andrew Pillow  

As expected, Betsy DeVos was confirmed as Secretary of Education. Vice President, Mike Pence used his tie-breaking power to break the 50-50 deadlock. DeVos was confirmed 51-50.  A lot of people are not happy.

Watch below.


Andrew Pillow

Andrew is a technology teacher at KIPP Indy College Prep. He is graduate of the University of Kentucky and a Teach for America Alum. Andrew just recently finished his commitment as a Teach Plus Policy fellow, and he is looking forward to putting the skills he's learned to good use. Andrew has written for several publications in the past on a wide variety of topics but will be sticking to education for his role on Indy/Ed.