Federal Way school officials defend $60,000 European junket

Federal Way school officials defend $60,000 European junket
A United Airlines jet departs in view of the air traffic control tower at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

KIRO TV reports that Federal Way school officials took a taxpayer funded 19-day trip to, um, learn about educational materials and they say their lengthy trip was absolutely necessary. John Carlson examines the story.