Eighteen states sue Betsy DeVos for suspending rules on for-profit colleges https://t.co/J5PoUN1lgg— LiberalTexasDem (@LiberalTexasDem) July 6, 2017
Democratic attorneys general in 18 states and the District of Columbia on Thursday filed a lawsuit against Betsy DeVos, Donald Trump’s controversial choice for education secretary, over her decision to suspend rules meant to protect students from abuses by for-profit colleges. Massachusetts attorney general Maura Healey, leading the lawsuit, said DeVos’s decision was “a betrayal of her office’s responsibility and a violation of federal law”. The lawsuit was filed in federal court in Washington DC and demands implementation of borrower defense to repayment rules.
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