Secretary DeVos and Congressional Leaders to Announce Historic Investment in America's Students

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Secretary DeVos and Congressional Leaders to Announce Historic Investment in America's Students

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-AL) will convene at the U.S. Department of Education on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, to unveil details of a major policy proposal that will significantly expand education freedom for millions of students and families across the country.

Who :

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos
U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX)
U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-AL)

What :

Policy announcement (open press with availability following the event)

When :

Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at 11 a.m. EST

This event will be livestreamed on Facebook and Twitter.

Where :

U.S. Department of Education—Barnard Auditorium
400 Maryland Ave., SW
Washington, D.C.

NOTE: Credentialed media interested in attending the event must RSVP to press@ed.gov by 7 p.m. EST, today, Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019. A valid media credential and photo ID will be required for access to the events.

Press can begin arriving as early as 9 a.m. Thursday for setup. All press must arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the start of the event. All cameras must be pre-set one hour before the event begins.