NewsViews: Carol Moseley Braun

December 27, 2010 8:19:32 AM PST
Former state lawmaker, U.S. senator, and ambassador Carol Moseley Braun tells us why she's running for mayor, and how she'd solve Chicago's problems.

One focus of Chicago mayor candidate Carol Moseley Braun's public life has been education.

In the Illinois House, she sponsored the Illinois School Improvement Act, which created parent councils at every Chicago school.

And in the U.S. Senate, she sponsored legislation to repair so-called crumbling schools.