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US Education Secretary Devos Uses Private Plane for Work Travel

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos uses a private jet to fly around the country to tour schools and attend other work events.   Education Department Press Secretary Liz Hill says in a statement to The Associated Press that DeVos travels “on personally-owned aircraft.” The arrangement comes at “zero cost to U.S. taxpayers,” as the secretary does not seek or accept any reimbursement for the flights.   DeVos, a school choice advocate, is married to Dick DeVos, the heir to the Amway marketing fortune. Her family has spent millions of dollars over…

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