The glaring conflict of interests by this Trump administration is nauseating.
Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos didn’t divest her multi-million dollar stake in a controversial “brain training” company and has reportedly increased her investment since taking office.
The company sells packages of 30 “brain training” neurofeedback sessions for $2,000 that it claims can help treat and alleviate symptoms of ADHD, autism, anxiety, insomnia and depression without medication, while strengthening mental performance.
“I don’t think it’s appropriate and it’s troubling,” Larry Noble, the senior director and general counsel of the Campaign Legal Center, told IBT. “At the very least there’s an appearance problem… Even after the issue was raised, she goes out and buys additional stock. That shows a tone-deafness to ethics issues.” cont reading at RawStory
So, let’s get this straight; the person over education in the USA increases her investment in a company which claims it improves student performance and we’re to believe she’s not trying to profit off her position?
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