(TIML NEWS) Protesters physically blocked US Education Secretary Betsy DeVos from entering a public school on Friday morning as they should!!!!
Parents holding signs greeted DeVos when she arrived at Jefferson Middle School Academy in southwest Washington, not far from the Department of Education building.
When she tried to enter the school, the protesters stood in front of her, video from CNN affiliate WJLA showed The video showed DeVos then turned around and walked away, with one protester walking beside her shouting, “Go back! Shame, shame.”
She got into an SUV and drove off. It’s not clear if she later entered the school through another door.
DeVos was one of Trump’s most controversial appointments. Critics complained about her lack of experience with public schools and her bankrolling of efforts like school vouchers that could take money from public institutions.
She won confirmation on Tuesday after Vice President Mike Pence broke a deadlocked 50-50 vote in the Senate.