Betsy DeVos Tag Archive

  • One Wisconsin Now Delivers Testimony Before Federal Government Committee Considering Changes to Student Loan Rules

    One Wisconsin Now Program Director Analiese Eicher today delivered testimony at a public hearing before a federal negotiated rule-making committee.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/13/2018
  • Testimony Before Federal Government Committee Considering Changes to Student Loan Rules

    The Betsy DeVos Department of Education and the Scott Walker administration are moving to make the student loan debt system problems worse, not better.

    Analiese Eicher, 09/13/2018
  • DeVos Plan Riles Higher Education Officials

    “Students and borrowers are not asking for much,” said Analiese Eicher, program director of the Madison-based One Wisconsin Now.

    Kenosha News, 09/13/2018
  • Private School Voucher Backers Top $7.5 Million in Donations to Wisconsin Politicians

    With state campaign finance reports in, school privatization backers have larded campaign accounts with $7.5 million in campaign contributions since 2008.

    One Wisconsin Now, 08/10/2018
  • Student Debt Duo Scott Walker and Betsy DeVos Team Up to Roll Back Protections From Predatory For-Profit Colleges

    Cuts to State Oversight and Rollback of Federal ‘Borrowers Defense’ Rule Leaves Students Vulnerable to Abuse

    One Wisconsin Now, 07/31/2018
  • Worst Governor on Public Education Hosts Worst Secretary of Department of Education

    The worst governor for public education in state history, Scott Walker, is hosting the worst Secretary of the Dept. of Education in U.S. history, Betsy DeVos.

    One Wisconsin Now, 07/24/2018
  • Louise Lyall & Laurel Noack: Rolling Back Title IX Protections Makes UW Less Safe for Women

    By saying the rights of the perpetrator are more important than the rights of the victim, Betsy DeVos and the Department of Education are once again sweeping the issue of sexual assault under the rug.

    Wisconsin State Journal, 10/04/2017
  • One Wisconsin Now Statements on Trump-DeVos Repeal of Title IX Sexual Assault Investigation Guidelines

    Repealing revised guidelines on investigations of sexual assaults on college campuses sends victims back into the shadows, deters reporting of sexual assault.

    One Wisconsin Now, 09/22/2017
  • Piling On: DeVos, Trump Make Student Loan Crisis Worse

    One Wisconsin Institute, found that people with student loan debt are far more likely to rent versus own a home.

    The Progressive, 08/07/2017
  • One Wisconsin Now Joins Nationwide Opposition to Trump Administration Rollback of Student Loan Borrower Protections

    The Donald Trump Administration is getting it completely wrong, protecting predatory for profit colleges instead of hard working students and taxpayers.

    One Wisconsin Now, 07/14/2017
  • Scot Ross: Trump, DeVos Budget Reflects Anti-Education Agenda

    Trump has shown the 43 million Americans who owe $1.4 trillion in student debt that he does not care about them.

    The Progressive, 05/24/2017
  • Wisconsin Republicans Standing With Trump on State Visit Also Standing Against Student Loan Borrowers

    Donald Trump is visiting Kenosha today and U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, Gov. Scott Walker and State Assembly Speaker Robin Vos will be standing alongside him on stage.

    One Wisconsin Now, 04/18/2017
  • Tell Congress to Protect Student Loan Borrowers

    Contact your Senators and Representative. Tell them to protect student loan borrowers and oppose Trump and his administration’s repeal of consumer protections.

    One Wisconsin Now, 04/18/2017
  • DeVos Supporter Emerges From Primary to Run for Wisconsin Schools Chief

    DeVos ... has spent at least $4.5 million on campaigns in Wisconsin to elect Republicans and other school choice advocates, according to One Wisconsin Now

    Wisconsin Gazette, 02/22/2017
  • Attorney General Should Investigate School Superintendent Bribery

    One Wisconsin Now has filed a complaint with the state Elections Commission, alleging that the proposal is possibly illegal.

    Shepherd Express, 02/21/2017
  • Wisconsin State Superintendent Has Questions About DeVos

    The group has spent at least $4.5 million on campaigns in Wisconsin to elect Republicans... according to the liberal advocacy group One Wisconsin Now.

    Associated Press, 02/07/2017
  • Betsy DeVos Confirmation Vote: Wealth, Privilege and Political Calculation Trump Best Interests of Children

    The manifestly unqualified private school voucher advocate billionaire Betsy DeVos is confirmed as Secretary of Education.

    One Wisconsin Now, 02/07/2017
  • Scott Walker, Lowell Holtz and John Humphries Standing by Their Woman, Betsy DeVos

    When these three continue to stand by Betsy DeVos it’s clear they’re most interested in the impact she can have on their campaign war chests.

    One Wisconsin Now, 02/01/2017
  • Support for Betsy DeVos As Federal Education Secretary Another Lesson About John Humphries’ Priorities

    We’re Learning the Only Thing You Can Trust is That Humphries Will Put His Political Ambition Before Best Interests of Wisconsin Schools and Kids

    One Wisconsin Now, 01/19/2017
  • Scott Walker Endorses Political Benefactor Betsy DeVos

    AFC has spent at least $4.5 million on campaigns to elect Republicans and other candidates who are proponents of school choice, according to One Wisconsin Now.

    Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 01/17/2017