Video: Gavin Newsom opens up about his dyslexia

Did you know that Gavin Newsom, governor of California, has dyslexia? In this video, Ryan, then 13, who also has dyslexia, talks to Newsom about their similar challenges.

Watch as this inspiring political figure shares some surprising tidbits — like how he found out about his dyslexia, why was different when he was a child, and how he still struggles with reading and public speaking. Then explore more videos about dyslexia.

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