Roundtable: Sale Of UT; Dire Straits For Schools; Guilty Pleas In SEDC Case
Friday, November 18, 2011
Aired 11/18/11 on KPBS Midday Edition.
Roundtable guests this week:
Mark Sauer, KPBS News Senior Editor
Emily Alpert, education reporter, Voiceofsandiego.org
Will Carless, investigative reporter, voiceofsandiego.org.
We speak with KPBS News Senior Editor Mark Sauer and voiceofsandiego.org Education Reporter Emily Alpert on the show.
Evening Edition airs weekdays at 5 PM and 6:30 PM on KPBS TV.
In this week's roundtable:
Controversial developer Doug Manchester has purchased The San Diego Union-Tribune from Platinum Equity and hired a local broadcasting executive to run it.
The budget deficit at the San Diego Unified School District is worse than thought.
And after three years of denials, the former leader of the Southeast Development Corporation and her lieutenant have pleaded guilty to embezzlement and misappropriation of funds.