QUOTE OF THE DAY
“But we also know this approach has been unevenly applied, and if there’s going to be regulation around some institutions we believe it needs to be fairly applied across the board.”
— Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, after the Trump administration left in limbo thousands of students who say they were swindled by for-profit colleges and are requesting loan forgiveness. The department is rewriting Obama-era rules that sought to better protect students. The rewrite had been sought by the industry. And it has hired officials to oversee the industries where they had worked previously.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is interviewed in her office.