January 17, 2017: Hour 142:15

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In hour one of Here & Now's Jan. 17, 2017 full broadcast, the president of the American Federation of Teachers joins us to discuss Betsy DeVos, President-elect Donald Trump's pick for education secretary. DeVos's confirmation hearing begins Tuesday. Also, we hear from the managing editor of Snopes.com about how the fact-checking site has been working overtime since November's election. You can read and hear more at hereandnow.org, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on January 17, 2017.

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