DeVos further freezes Obama’s for-profit fraud protections

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DeVos further freezes Obama’s for-profit fraud protections

The Education Department, led by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, posted a notice in the Federal Register saying it wants to delay the borrower defense rule until July 1, 2019, while a new rule is being written. The department estimated that postponing the rule will save taxpayers $46 million. Eighteen Democratic attorneys general have sued DeVos over the delay.

DeVos further freezes Obama’s for-profit fraud protections

The Education Department, led by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, posted a notice in the Federal Register saying it wants to delay the borrower defense rule until July 1, 2019, while a new rule is being written. The department estimated that postponing the rule will save taxpayers $46 million. Eighteen Democratic attorneys general have sued DeVos over the delay.