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DeVos: Supreme Court Sends Clear Message that Religious Discrimination Cannot Be Tolerated Mon, 26 Jun 2017 13:04:15 EDT

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States announced its ruling in Trinity Lutheran Church of Columbia vs. Comer, holding that the government may not deny a generally available benefit on account of religious identity. After the ruling, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos released the following statement:

9 Myths About the FSA ID Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:56:15 EDT

Secretary DeVos Issues Statement on Regulatory Reform Task Force Progress Report Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:27:03 EDT

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today released the following statement on the Department's Regulatory Reform Task Force's first progress report as required by President Donald Trump's Executive Order 13777:

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Announces Intent to Appoint Dr. A. Wayne Johnson as Chief Operating Officer of Federal Student Aid Tue, 20 Jun 2017 17:08:36 EDT

WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced her intent to appoint Dr. A. Wayne Johnson as Chief Operating Officer of Federal Student Aid (FSA). Dr. Johnson is a highly regarded leader with more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry and holds a Ph.D. in higher education leadership.

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos Delivers on Promise of Year Round Pell and Increased Flexibility for Students Mon, 19 Jun 2017 17:55:10 EDT

WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced Year Round Pell grants will be available to students beginning July 1, 2017. This policy change will ensure hundreds of thousands of college students have the resources needed to finish their coursework in a timeframe that meets their individual needs.