P.N. 1152 Nomination of John King as Secretary of Education (Roll Call 36)
This vote confirms the nomination of John King as Secretary of Education. ACU opposed the nomination of someone who, as New York State Education Commissioner, imposed Common Core and advocated for a national student database that would share nationwide children's sensitive information, such as disabilities and disciplinary records. The Senate voted to confirm the nomination on March 14, 2016 by a vote of 49-40.