Joel Klein served as the chancellor of the New York City Department of Education for eight years. In a new book called "Lessons of Hope: How to Fix Our Schools," he recounts his experience as head of the nation's largest school district and explains his vision for how to solve the problems plaguing our education system.
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- Pat Shortridge political adviser to majority leader Rep. Dick Armey
- Bill Press co-host of CNN's Crossfire
- Charlie Cook editor and publisher of the "Cook Political Report"
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