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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #1807

BREASTFEEDING AND A WOMAN'S SALARY: Breastfeeding your baby may cause you to earn less money.

PLAN B FOR MINORS: The FDA announced 17-year-olds will soon be allowed to buy the "morning-after pill" without a doctor's prescription.

CONGRESSIONAL RENEGADE: U.S Rep. Barbara Lee (D-CA) discusses how her personal struggles with domestic abuse and unwanted pregnancy led her to become one of Washington's most outspoken lawmakers.

Panelists: National Organization for Women President Kim Gandy; The Washington Times' Amanda Carpenter; National Council of Negro Women's Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever, and Republican Blogger Sophia Nelson. [26 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: This weekly news analysis program is the only woman-centered national news/talk show on television. Dedicated to the premise that women of all ethnic backgrounds and political persuasions are an important part of the national dialogues, the series provides a platform for the multifaceted views of involved, informed women journalists and commentators. Topics range from women's health to family issues to women in the workplace, the environment, women in finance and education.

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