She is so stupid. Can't stand her talking.
That last bit devos says about planing for something that hasn't happened.... Well if that is her logical way of thinking, I guess cops don't need bulletproof vest then if they have not been shot before. Firemen/women don't need all the extra equipment if they never used it before. And Dr.s don't need PPE equipment if they never contracted covid 19 before.
DeVos is an idiot, but the interviewer ain't the best speaker herself
She dismissed CDC info in favor of YMCA summer camp data... 🤦🏻♀️ this country is doomed.
PARENTS THIS LADY IS RICH ASF DONT RISK YOUR KIDS LIFE FOR NO POLITICIANS !!!!! TF WRONG WITH YALL RISKING YOUR KIDS LIFE BECAUSE trump said SO ...HELL NO !!
I'M GLAD MY PARENTS NOT SIMPLE ..MY PARENTS WILL NEVER RISK MY LIFE FOR A POLITICIAN !!!!
If she gonna cry about reopening the government districts, then shut up and close schools
DeVOS - her kids were HOME SCHOOLED. She PLAGIARIZED HER APPLICATION STATEMENT! Who paid her $100,000 fine for not following a court order to repay defrauded students?
I guess it shouldn't be a surprise that the secretary of education is a dumb ass considering who put her in that office! Just another dumb ass who says "it is what it is" You BOTH will have blood on your hands! Shame on you Ditzy DeVos!
She must be drinking the kool aid!!!
This Broad is a snake
She is so good at swerving the question. All she says is ”kids need to be in school no matter what”. If there was a school shooting happening at her childs school, then she probably would have sent her child to school anyway because ”they need to be in school no matter what”
Is anybody else reminded of a character from whoville when they see Betsy devos?
If this does not tell you the Republican party is corrupt than you already know.
Betsy looks like an alien kids are fine send them back this country so fucked wow. Keeping us entertained thanks CNN real news please.
In a nutshell, I'm so glad I don't have a child in public school today!!!
This woman DeVos is so typical of our government leaders today. Did she take the same course in knowing how to answer questions, which means do not answer the question , just repeat the same thing all over again? The news reporter interviewing her is great, I cannot recall her name but she's doing a fantastic job!
She's going to take the word of the YMCA over the studies at the CDC?
It's more "devastating" to be in school and become sick than to away from the school setting. Efforts should be made to bring about online learning. Also, while the schools are mulling over the question of whether to put students and teachers lives at risk, why don't they rethink the curriculum? Young people are finishing school and don't know how to balance a checkbook, invest in a mutual fund, read a financial report, do their taxes, avoid debt, or anything else to better their lives. How about some schooling that would prepare students for the real world?
Basically, she is f***ing useless, did i get it right?
Just an entitled adult that hasn't stepped foot in a public school in her life, pushing for her own agenda of transferring funding from public to private schools at the expense of student's lives. What a disgrace.
Reporter: How do you prevent students and teacher not get sick? DeVos: Kids need to be back in school.
She has no plan or guide lines just Trump style rhetoric.
Why bother talking to this idiot. She’s a hack for Trump & has no voice of her own. She’s stupid beyond belief and is in a position she’s not qualified for. Go home Girl. Keep your stupidity hidden.
This is what happens when you put unqualified people in positions of authority. Don't send a child into a potentially deadly situation! Devos trump and the rest must be removed.
OMG she hasn’t got a clue as to what the plan is nor know how to put a plan in place to safely open up schools. What happens if some of the teachers and staff at school have the virus then they have no choice but to stay at home to avoid spreading the virus? Who is going to be at school with the children? She looks so empty inside just looking at her eyes
My kids won't go to school until this vurus is gone.
Feel like I’m watching episodes of the Purge. This unqualified person didn’t answer a single question. This administration has been in shambles since Election Day. VOTE BLUE!
DeVos is a complete moron! She contradicts everything that the CDC supports. Another "terrible placement" by Trump. The deaths of teachers and students will be on her and Trump.
This lady as the Education Secretary in our country is a disgrace 🙉so embarrassing 🙈, free entertainment to watch 😂😂😂😂😂
Dana: -several facts and very real worries of nationwide educators/families. Bahl Devois: Kids have got to get back to school! Dana: -even more facts and very real worries of nationwide educators/families. Bahl DeVois: Kids have got to get back to school! Dana: Do you have a plan? Bahl DeVois: Schools should do that. Also, all schools shouldd open.
I agree. There are others besides children.
I feel so bad for the interviewer for having to put up with this.
The school I coach at has 2000 students. It is mathematically impossible for them to have 30 plus students in a classroom. Also, try telling a 5 or 6 year old to not touch their faces, and to not touch their peers. They also forgot to mention if the students get covid-19, they have a higher chance of giving it to their surrounding adults. All of the facility, staff, and their parents at home could get it from them as a result of their kids being exposed in their schools. Be prepared for this to go on for quite some time to come, because of leadership like this foolish lady.
Good luck not dying my good sir in case betsy de vos forces you to go to work... I wish your students good luck not getting killed either.
Devos is a broken robot - in many places
I bet she'll pull funding from public schools. She needs $5billion to pay for her voucher/tax breaks program for private, religious schools.
Just a public service announcement, she represents a solid .005% of michigan dumbasses. Thank you, and goodnight.
ANSWER THE Fing QUESTION!!!!!
I love Dana Bash, this is the way to interview to get to the truth. Damn good reporting. Kudos.
Rich kids are not going back , they are going on line and will have tutoring at home , you all better believe that , and do she work in school or have children in school , because those are the only people I want to hear from, and why are low income kids a focus that they need to get back so bad , cause I know a low income student right now who can teach school if they want to , super smart, so low income kids are not all dummies believe it or not , they parents just don’t have as much money as others 🤔🤔🤔
JAIL HER !!
I don’t understand why she would say it’s okay to open school in America because we in Europe are opening school when the Covid-19 situation in Europe is completely different than in the US
Both of u are stupidly crazy!!!!
Other countries have zero cases...and have reopened schools. Why not America? Because??? The media and the democrats want to make this an issue. Don't deny it, who went on the streets by the thousands and broke the rules, no masks, no distancing??? The ultra liberals and the liberal media is politicizing it. They don't care if they damage the children's future, families and the whole country.
So this lady is comparing the US to other countries who have done very well with controlling the virus. So the US has controlled the spread of the virus? Hell imma enroll my daughter then
You are nuts....... this virus doesn't care how old you are.
Completely USELESS! She did not answer ONE SINGLE QUESTION as it was posed to her. The Donald loves this doofus...why?
So what Devos is saying, with all certainty, is that the CDC is a bunch of double-talking, traitorous idiots?? This reporter is being far too kind with Ms. Duh-vos. :(
For-profit colleges across the U.S. received millions of dollars from the federal government in response to the coronavirus pandemic, with some acting as both businesses and higher education institutions. According to data compiled by Accountable.US, a nonpartisan government watchdog group, 114 for-profit colleges received at least $64 million through the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). And within that list, many were also allocated money by Education Department (ED) through the CARES Act. “Few industries have received more special treatment from the Trump administration than for-profit colleges, and an invitation to double dip in taxpayer money is the latest example of that,” Derek Martin, a spokesperson for Accountable.US, told Yahoo Finance in a statement.
A nuclear bomb is going to hit the USA. "Kids need to go back to school" A comet is headed right for NY. "Kids need to go back to school" There's a new disease that kills kids. "Kids need to go back to school"
You know your country is screwed when your politicians can’t even tell a convincing lie.
omg. i mean, her only qualification for this position was wealth and trump’s sympathy towards that, but how can you not even answer A SINGLE QUESTION? not the first time she completely embarrasses herself in an interview though.
She a republican iowa
Iowa has already decided online after governor reynolds proclamation
Sooo...if the kids don't get sick- they can just infect their teachers and parents? 🤔
Privilege is not knowing that you're hurting others and not listening when they tell you. DeVos is privileged evil incarnate.
I do not care what Betsy says - flush it and don't look back. Two things make her irrelevant. First, she is not a public health official. Second... there are no classrooms, no students, no diplomas over at the Department of [so called] Education. What is it? It's a grant machine, setup by Carter to receive NEA whitepapers.
They won't be far behind they probably going to be fucking dead.
What is the difference ? Parents are you going to lock your kids away in their homes during the school year.? No at some point during the day they will hang out with friends , relationships, go to parties, play sports together . Understand ? Go back to school!
What can a single mother with two children do? How will she work if schools are closed? Anyone...? crickets
I love how all the responsibility is taken away from the Federal government and put on local government without any type of Guidance 😠 just like what ever figure it out as long as children are back in school in August
Trump 2020, 🙏🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸🇺🇸
Good job Dana. Yet, there is one question that nobody seems to be asking: Are you prepared to accept the responsibility of an event, in which teachers, parents, and children die, due to reopening in the midst of a global pandemic?
Hey Ms Devos...your approach is downright disgusting, biased, misinformed and immoral and that's just for starters. The CDC vs the YMCA !? WTF.
Just say we gotta make the money move to keep schools around and we need bodies in the buildings ....
She needs kids back in school so that their parents can go back to working on all her yachts. Imagine the nightmare of her going onto her yacht and there aren't any clean towels. The horror
“What do you think of this situation?” “Here’s a bunch of useless talking points. Btw kids need to be back in school”
Even though NEW covid 19 death toll has reached ONE THOUSAND deaths in just one day. While at the same time, the NEW covid 19 infections one day total has reached *77 THOUSAND* * After the re-opening covid 19 is now infecting 1 in 3 children* *Before the re-opening 1 in 200-/+ children were becoming infected* With that information in mind. What would any logicality thinking parents conclude??? 1) *it IS safe to send your children back to school* 2) *It IS safe to send your children into an enclosed environment* (an environment in which your children will be *FOR AT LEAST 4 HOURS every day* 3) *if your children happens to become infected with covid 19 and dies* ... you can find comfort in the following... At the time Covid 19 is infecting and killing more people than it ever did... *It was you that sent your children back to school* *You are the one that played Russian Roulette with the lives of your own children* The really ironic part is;... *Nobody forced to play Russian roulette with your children's lives* *You did it WILLINGLY* You will always know *Sending your children back to school (while covid is infecting and killing more people than ever before) was the logical, smart, well thought-out thing to do* *A LIFE, ONCE GONE, CAN NEVER BE RETURNED*
One last thing, it's so insane that there's inmates that have to get out of prison and jail early because of the pandemic but it's safe for our kids to go back to school. What a damn joke 😡