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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A closer look at politics and education introduced; details given of the positions of presidential candidates Vice President Al Gore and Governor George W. Bush on school vouchers.
(Armada, Michigan and Detroit: Bill Blakemore) The school voucher system ballot proposal in Michigan examined; details given of the pros and cons of vouchers in inner city, suburban and rural districts. [Archbishop of Detroit Cardinal Adam MAIDA - says the public school system has failed us.] [Parent Tracey WORMLEY, Plymouth United Church of Christ Reverend Nicholas HOOD, school principal Marilee BLYSMA, parent Joseph CLARK - offer differing opinions on the voucher system.]
- Blakemore, Bill;
- Jennings, Peter
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