President-Elect Donald Trump has picked many controversial figures to fill his cabinet, and the Senate, must “advise and consent” to these nominations. We are fighting back against three of his picks that we find particularly troubling: Betsy DeVos for Secretary of Education, Senator Jeff Sessions for U.S. Attorney General, and Representative Tom Price for Secretary of Health and Human Services.


Betsy DeVos - Nominee for Secretary of Education
 

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) - Nominee for Attorney General
 

Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.) - Nominee for Health and Human Services Secretary
 


 

Betsy DeVos - Nominee for Secretary of Education


Letters to Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

AU's Letter of Opposition

Letter from the National Coalition for Public Education
 

Blog Posts

Betsy DeVos Is Known For Promoting Vouchers, But Her Take On Charter Schools Also Raises Religious-Liberty Concerns

Trump’s Putting Voucher Champion Betsy DeVos In Charge Of Public Education, But Americans United Is Ready To Fight

DeVos Devoted Career To Dismantling Public Education

We Have Some Questions For Betsy DeVos, Trump’s Pick For Education Secretary

Will Trump’s Presidency Empower Creationists?

 

Op-Ed: Fierce hostility to public schools should be a disqualifier for secretary of education

Press Release: DeVos Appointment An ‘Insult To Public Education,’ Says Americans United

 



Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Ala.) - Nominee for Attorney General

Take Action Now — Tell Your Senator That Jeff Sessions Is Wrong On The Constitution!
 

Clips from Sessions Confirmation Hearing

Jeff Sessions Says He's A Great Believer in Religious Freedom, 
But Wants to Consider Religious Views When Deciding Who Can Immigrate to the U.S.:

AG Nominee Attacks Secular Americans:

Senator Whitehouse Grills Sessions On Secularism:

 

Letters to Senate Committee on the Judiciary

AU's Letter of Opposition

Letter from the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights

Letter from Coalition re Sessions' Association With Anti-Muslim Groups

 

Blog Posts

Time For Delay: Sessions’ Alarming Record Isn’t Complete, So Confirmation Hearing Should Be Pushed Back

Jeff Sessions Is No Fan Of Separation Of Church And State

Remembering The Time Jeff Sessions Accused Americans United Of Voter Intimidation
 



Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.) - Nominee for Health and Human Services Secretary



Take Action Now — Tell Your Senator To Oppose Rep. Price's Confirmation!


Blog Posts

Is Discrimination The Price We’ll Pay For Trump’s HHS Secretary?