AirTalk

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AirTalk for October 30, 2012

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East Coast Begins To Clean Up And Assess Damage From Hurricane Sandy
Larry checks in with New York Times reporter Michael Grynbaum and WNYC news host Richard Hake to get the latest update on Sandy’s impact.
Governor Brown

California Governor Jerry Brown stumps for Prop 30

Governor Jerry Brown visits to discuss the best way to help California’s schools with their budget crisis. What effect would the passage of Prop 30 have on schools?
Space Shuttle Endeavour Makes 2-Day Trip Through LA Streets To Its Final Destination
Does the new Endeavour exhibit make you want to visit the California Science Center?
Mid Atlantic Coast Prepares For Hurricane Sandy

Superstorm Sandy’s economic and election impact

What will the economic impact be for cities whose public services have been damaged by Sandy? How long will relief efforts take, and at what cost?
Elizabeth Emken
How does Emken run an election against an opponent who won’t engage in debate? Is there hope for the underdog in elections like this one?
Beverly Hills Schools

Beverly Hills looks to use iPads in classrooms

How is Beverly Hills already using iPad technology in the classroom? How successful has it been thus far? What challenges does the school district face?

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