Rep. Foxx Thinks Less Is More For Education, But It’s Only Less
Rep. Foxx thinks less is more for education, but it’s only less
Rep. Virginia Foxx holds a doctorate degree in an education field and has worked as a teacher and administrator in higher education. Her background would seem to make her a strong supporter of public education.
Instead, she’s the opposite. And now, with Betsy DeVoss, a critic of public schools and an advocate for private ones, in as U.S. Secretary of Education, Foxx has an ally in the Trump administration.
Foxx is making the most of it in a campaign to dismantle federal rules and regulations pertaining to public education. Using a maneuver called Congressional Review Acts, Foxx’s …