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Education / Obama / Controversy / A Discussion #945820

CNN Evening News for Friday, Sep 04, 2009
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(Studio: Erica Hill) Report introduced.

(Washington: Tom Foreman) The controversy over President Obama's planned speech to the nation's school children on Tuesday examined; details given about how some schools are opposed to showing the speech because of supplementary materials from the Education Department. [Parent Shanneen BARRON†, two PARENTS - react.] [National PTA president Charles SAYLORS†- comments on a civics lesson.] President George Bush shown speaking to the kids in 1991.

(Studio: Erica Hill) Live discussion held with Democratic strategist James Carville & Republican Tony Blankley about Obama's speech. [BLANKLEY - questions the instructions to the students that plays into fears.]

Hill, Erica;
Foreman, Tom

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