What the Chicago Public Schools budget will mean for kids, and classrooms. Plus the New Horizons spacecraft gets up close and personal with Pluto. Remembering the deadly heat wave in Chicago 20 years on. And new music in our performance studio from Eleventh Dream Day.
The City of Chicago made a $640 million pension payment to CPS, then turned around and borrowed $500 million to avoid more cuts. Ralph Martire of the Center for Tax and Budget Accountability talks about the plan, and what it means going forward