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Economy: Obama Jobs Plan / Teachers #1006976

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 13, 2011
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(Studio: Brian Williams) President Obama’s road trip to promote his jobs bill updated; scenes shown of him visiting a high school in Columbus, Ohio.

(Los Angeles: Lee Cowan) Concern about a brain drain as laid off teachers are finding work overseas featured; details given about the Teach Away program. [OBAMA – urges Congress to pass his American Jobs Act so we can put teachers back in the classroom.] [Ohio teacher Nicole GENTILE††- says we’re bleeding our best and brightest.] [Phoenix teacher Stephanie OLSON††- says she’s doing more work but getting less money.] [Los Angeles teacher Nyra CONSTANT††- comments on her decision to teach in the Middle East.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Cowan, Lee
Duration:
00:02:30

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