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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #1820

REFORMING HEALTH CARE: Middle-class families worry about President Obama's health care reform plan as he pledges to raise taxes for upper-income Americans.

YOUTH AT RISK: A new health report says teen pregnancy rates and sexually transmitted disease infections increased during the Bush administration.

ELEVATING WOMEN: Melanne Verveer, Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues, discusses America's role in expanding opportunities for women and girls around the world.

Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Conservative Columnist Kathleen Parker; PoliticsDaily.com Editor-in-Chief Melinda Henneberger; and Conservative Commentator Tara Setmayer. [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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