Special Olympics

Amid Bipartisan Outcry, Trump Says Special Olympics Funding Will Be Restored

After Education Secretary Betsy DeVos spent days catching heat from Republicans, Democrats and advocates for the developmentally disabled over the Trump Administration's proposal to defund the Special Olympics, President Trump told reporters Thursday that he would now be "funding the Special...
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Betsy DeVos Ripped Over Proposal to Cut All Federal Funding for Special Olympics

Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos came under fire on Tuesday over her proposal to end federal funding for the Special Olympics. “We had to make some difficult decisions,” DeVos said while testifying before the House Appropriations subcommittee on education. New York Magazine notes that her...
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