New York NOW

Commissioner Elia on Latest Test Scores

Season 2016 Episode 34 | 26m 46s | Video has closed captioning.

Commissioner MaryEllen Elia discusses the latest English language arts and math test scores and the letter she sent her predecessor John King, now Education Secretary under President Obama, on schools possibly facing sanctions if the number of opt-outs total more than 5%. Also, the latest Cuomo-DiNapoli flap, a possible raise for state lawmakers, and the upstate-downstate nuclear power debate.

Aired: 08/11/16

Rating: NR

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