BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Members of the Bloomfield Education Association wore red on Wednesday January 25 to show their support for public schools.

They joined countless public school teachers and support staff across the country who are sending a message to the Senate to vote against Secretary of Education nominee Betsey DeVos.

Nationally, the movement is using the hashtags #DumpDevos and #StandUpForPublicEd across all social media platforms.

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New Jersey's two Senator, Cory Booker and Robert Menendez have both pledged to vote no on the DeVos confirmation. . is an online newspaper serving the Township of Bloomfield. TAPinto Bloomfield is the only locally owned news organization in the township. TAPinto Bloomfield is accredited by the New Jersey Press Association. Sign up for our FREE daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and Twitter @BloomfieldTAP.

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