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New York, New York / Schools / Asbestos Inspections #352939

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 04, 1993
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(New York: Jacqueline Adams) Decision by New York City to keep over 1,000 schools closed until asbestos can be removed featured; scenes shown. [Parents Coalition for Education Jon MOSCOW - talks about the health risk from asbestos.] [New York City school construction authority Thomas THATCHER, special commissioner of investigation Edward STANCIK, American Association of School Administrators Gary MARX - review the errors and fraud in the earlier reports on city school asbestos inspection.] [EPA office of compliance Michael STAHL - comments on the overall issue of asbestos inspection.]

Reporter(s):
Adams, Jacqueline;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:50

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