Chicago Tonight

Crisis in the Classroom

Clip: 05/20/2015 | 14m 47s

Kids are almost out of school for the summer, but some long days are ahead for Chicago Public Schools as it tries to close a more than $1 billion budget deficit, most of which is tied to a $700 million pension payment that is due. On top of that, district officials are negotiating with the Chicago Teachers Union over a new teacher contract. Chicago Tonight talks with CTU President Karen Lewis.

Aired: 05/20/15

Rating: NR

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