ABC, CBS Give Credence to DeVos Protesters, Tout ‘Controversial’ Views of ‘Billionaire’ Secretary

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<p><em>See more in the <a href="http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/nb/curtis-houck/2017/02/10/abc-cbs-giv…; target="_blank">cross-post</a> on the NewsBusters blog.</em></p>

<p>On Friday, the three network evening newscasts covered the verbal beating Education Secretary Betsy DeVos took hours earlier as she was physically blocked from entering a Washington D.C. public school by protesters. However, each catered to the far-left protesters, emphasizing how DeVos is a <strong>&ldquo;controversial&rdquo; &ldquo;billionaire who has promoted charter schools.&rdquo;</strong></p>

<p><strong>&ldquo;Also tonight, the high drama. The controversial Education Secretary and the protesters blocking her today as town halls now erupt in anger across this country,&rdquo;</strong> ABC&rsquo;s <em>World News Tonight</em> anchor David Muir hyped in a tease.</p>

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