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Eli Broad appoints head of philanthropic education efforts

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Eli Broad, left, has appointed Bruce Reed, Chief of Staff to U.S. Vice President Joe Biden, to lead his foundation. Lauren Cioffi/KPCC

Philanthropist Eli Broad has donated billions of dollars over the years, and a nice chunk of it has gone to public education.

Now 80 years old, Broad says its time to groom a replacement to run his foundation and he's hired a high profile operative from Washington, D.C., to do the job.

KPCC's Adolfo Guzman-Lopez has the story.


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