Stateside: Stabenow calls for Trump’s removal; historian’s take on Capitol riot; Betsy DeVos resigns
Today on Stateside, U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow talks about why she’s joining the calls for President Donald Trump’s removal from office. Also, a historical perspective on the transfer of presidential power — and why the one that’s happening right now is abnormal. Plus, a look at the legacy of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, who’s resigning weeks before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.
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U.S. Senator Stabenow calling for President Trump’s removal from office
- U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow is a Democrat from Michigan.
History will not look kindly on this week’s Trump-prompted Capitol riot, says presidential historian
- Gleaves Whitney is a presidential historian and the executive director of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation.
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos resigns, leaves behind controversial legacy
- David Jesse is a higher education reporter for the Detroit Free Press.
- Greg McNeilly is a Republican political strategist. He has worked with Betsy DeVos in several capacities throughout the years, including as her confirmation manager after President Trump nominated her for Secretary of Education.