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  Department of Education
INCUMBENT
  PartyDemocratic
NameMiguel Cardona
Won03/01/2021
Votes64 (65.98%)
Margin31 (+31.96%)
Term03/02/2021 - 01/20/2025
Sub-Cabinet
  Deputy Secretary of Education  Cindy Marten 0 21 +10.20%


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Parents > United States > U.S. Executive  
Websitehttp://www.ed.gov
Established 00, 1980
Disbanded Still Active
ContributorScottĀ³
Last ModifiedIndyGeorgia April 04, 2020 06:48pm
Description In 1980, the US Department of Education elevated to a cabinet-level department.

In 1867, Congress authorized creation of US Department of Education

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Mar 27, 2019 01:30pm Rule Change DeVos defends proposed Special Olympics cut amid outcry  Article RP 
Aug 22, 2018 07:00pm Rule Change Betsy DeVos Is Said to Weigh Letting School Districts Use Federal Funds to Buy Guns  Article RP 
Jun 05, 2018 02:35pm Investigation School safety panel will not look at guns, DeVos says  Article RP 
Feb 07, 2017 04:00pm Proposed Legislation Rep. Massie Introduces Bill to Abolish Federal Department of Education  Article RP 
Oct 01, 2005 03:00pm News GAO: Bush Team Broke Law With 'Covert Propaganda'  Article Servo 
May 25, 2005 05:00pm General For one day, schools must teach the same topic  Article Thomas Walker 

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