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.
Guest Host: Susan Page
Midterm elections are 4 weeks away. A panel of political analysts discusses how some of the potentially pivotal races are shaping up across the country and the implications for Congressional party control.
- Norman Ornstein is resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute; coauthor with Thomas Mann of "The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How to Get It Back on Track."
- Ron Elving Washington editor for NPR.
- Charlie Cook editor and publisher of the "Cook Political Report"
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