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Closer Look: Thomas Perez; Emotional Learning; And More

Jun 15, 2016

Wednesday on "Closer Look with Rose Scott and Jim Burress":

  • 0:00: Rose Scott and Jim Burress give an update on Donald Trump’s appearance at the Fox Theatre;
  • 2:05: Tim Shriver, co-founder of the Collaborative for Academic Social and Emotional Learning (CASEL), speaks about the organization and Atlanta Public School’s plan to expand its social emotional learning programs in more schools this year;
  • 20:13: U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez talks about wages, increasing opportunity in every zip code and rumors he could be Hilary Clinton’s running mate;
  • 37:36: John Ahmann, executive director of the Westside Future Fund, and Councilman Ivory Young, Westside Future Fund board member, talk about what the opening of the new Mercedes-Benz stadium on Atlanta’s Westside next year means to its residents;
  • 51:28: Legal analyst Page Pate talks about the legal challenges of proving libel and slander damages in court as well as why confessed killer Dylan Roof is asking a judge to decide his fate instead of a jury;
  • 1:06:13: Bonnie Klein, director of career services at the Jewish Family & Career Services of Atlanta, talks about the advantages and disadvantages of interning after years in the workforce.