Posts tagged "Violence in Chicago"

Better than Andy Shaw w/Mayor Emanuel: Berkowitz w/ Chicago Ald. Waguespack, web and cable

Jeff  Berkowitz: You don’t want to see what happen? Ald. Scott Waguespack: Only 20% to 40% of the kids reading at grade level in CPS. Jeff Berkowitz: But, they are. It is indisputable. It has been going on for the last twenty years. Why do you think we should give CPS traditional schools another 20... Read more »

Better than the cable coverage of the bombings in Boston: Berkowitz w/Ald. Rey Colon on grading Mayor Emanuel's performance

Ald. Rey Colon: …I think that education options, whether its charters, whether its vouchers, need to be explored… Tonight’s City of Chicago edition of Public Affairs features 35th Ward Alderman Rey Colon debating and discussing, among other topics, Rahm Emanuel’s performance on improving education, city finances and public safety during his first two years as... Read more »