Presidential News Conference
President Clinton talked to reporters about education initiatives and increasing the minimum wage. He said that a cornerstone of any education legislation was providing more funds to hire teachers and reduce class size.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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