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CNN Evening News for Thursday, Feb 26, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) President Obama's message to high school students during his address to Congress noted. [OBAMA - warns against quitting high school: it's quitting on your country.]

(Yonkers, New York: Randi Kaye) The dire straits in school districts around the country featured; scenes shown from schools in various cities; details given about money coming from the stimulus package. [MAN - reacts.] [February 9, OBAMA - talks about conditions in a school in South Carolina.] [Miami-Dade district superintendent Alberto CARVAHLO†- says the schools are in a desperate state.] [Olmstead Falls city school district superintendent Todd HOADLEY†- outlines what is being used for classrooms.] [Calculus teacher who sold ads, Tom FARBER†- comments on the necessity.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi

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