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Transgender Wisconsin Student Can Use Boys’ Bathroom, Federal Court Says

May 31, 2017
Pete Williams | NBC
A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that a transgender Wisconsin high school senior who identifies as male can use the boys' bathroom.
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Trump Takes Aim at School Lunch Guidelines and a Girls’ Education Program

May 2, 2017
Julie Hirschfeld Davis, Erica L. Green | The New York Times
The Trump administration took aim Monday at two signature programs of the former first lady Michelle Obama, rolling back her efforts to promote healthy school lunches nationwide and potentially rebranding her program to educate adolescent girls abroad.
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Trump Rescinds Rules on Bathrooms for Transgender Students

February 23, 2017
Jeremy W. Peters, Jo Becker, Julie Hirschfeld Davis | The New York Times
President Trump on Wednesday rescinded protections for transgender students that had allowed them to use bathrooms corresponding with their gender identity.
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Betsy DeVos Confirmed as Education Secretary; Pence Breaks Tie

February 8, 2017
Emmarie Huetteman , Yamiche Alcindor | The New York Times
Betsy DeVos was confirmed by the Senate as education secretary on Tuesday, but only with the help of a historic tiebreaking vote from Vice President Mike Pence.
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Dems focus fire on DeVos, vulnerable Trump picks

February 7, 2017
Tom LoBianco, Ted Barrett, Manu Raju | CNN
Democrats are mounting a 24-hour blitz to try and sink at least one nomination from President Donald Trump's Cabinet.
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2 G.O.P. Senators to Vote Against Betsy DeVos as Education Secretary

February 2, 2017
Yamiche Alcindor, Emmarie Huetteman | The New York Times
Two Republican senators on Wednesday said they would vote against President Trump’s nominee for education secretary.
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