Education secretary has long history of financing politics
May 14, 2017
Betsy DeVos, President Donald Trump's education secretary, built her political resume by raising and contributing millions of dollars to support the cause of giving parents choices on where their children go to school.
The daughter of one wealthy businessman and the wife of another, DeVos has headed a series of groups that help rich contributors spend large sums on elections, including one that was assessed the biggest fine ever by the Ohio Elections Commission.
A look at her political activities.
WHO IS BETSY DEVOS
DeVos is the daughter of an auto parts manufacturer who married into an...