9&10 News: AG Nessel, Gov. Whitmer Sue Betsy DeVos Over Education Funding

The state of Michigan is leading a coalition of states in a lawsuit against the U.S. Department of Education and, specifically, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.

The state says DeVos is intentionally misreading the CARES Act and falsely directing relief money to rich private schools.

The CARES Act says how the money should be allocated between public and private schools. The Department of Education says differently, and the difference in Michigan is $16.5 million.

 

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