Senators Murkowski and Alexander on Education Secretary Nomination

Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) announced she would not be voting for Betsy DeVos as the next education secretary. She would, however, vote to proceed to… read more

Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) announced she would not be voting for Betsy DeVos as the next education secretary. She would, however, vote to proceed to the nomination that afternoon, but would vote “no” on the final vote. After her remarks, Education Committee Chair Lamar Alexander (R-TN) praised Senator Murkowski for not blocking the nomination, but allowing it to go through. But he said that he did not agree with her decision to vote no as he believed Betsy DeVos would be an excellent education secretary. close

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Senators Murkowski and Alexander on Education Secretary Nomination

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423332-102
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Senate Highlight
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 01, 2017 | 11:43pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Feb 02, 2017 | 3:46am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Feb 01, 2017 | 11:43pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 02, 2017 | 3:46am EST | C-SPAN 2
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