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Shop Talk - August 25

Macomb, IL – The panelists talk about the number of women and minorities working in broadcast news.

A record high number of women are working in TV news and more women than ever before are serving as TV news directors. The number of women working in radio news also rose in the past year.

The minority numbers for TV and radio fell from last year.

The information is from an annual study conducted by the Radio & Television News Directors Association and Hofstra University.