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Brokaw Reporting (Los Angeles, California, School System: Romer) #635171

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 30, 2000
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Tom Brokaw) Interview held with former Colorado governor Roy Romer, who has taken on the job of superintendent of the Los Angeles public school system; details given of problems with that education system. [ROMER - jokes about taking the job; says being governor was a cakewalk compared to the school superintendent job; reacts to the frustrations in the Hispanic community.] [University of Southern California professor Lawrence PICUS - explains why school districts are now casting a broader net in hiring administrators.]

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Williams, Brian
Duration:
00:03:10

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