Feb 1, 2017

Betsy DeVos can't afford to lose another Republican

Two Republican senators — Lisa Murkowski and Susan Collins — came out today against Trump's Education Secretary nominee. She can still be confirmed with 50 votes (Mike Pence will cast the tiebreaker), but if one more Republican defects, it's game over. To this point, no Democrats have signaled an interest in supporting DeVos.

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