PBS NewsHour

Stockton’s mayor giving city’s youth more opportunities

Clip: 06/30/2018 | 10m 47s | Video has closed captioning.

Stockton, California has come a long way since 2012, when it became the largest U.S. city to declare bankruptcy. Now that it’s solvent, Mayor Michael Tubbs, who was sworn in as the youngest and first-ever black mayor last year, says that using philanthropy and other resources to fight inequality could help secure the city’s financial status. NewsHour Weekend's Ivette Feliciano reports.

Aired: 06/30/18

Rating: NR

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