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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2030

Guest Host: The Daily Beast's Patricia Murphy.
Show includes a special interview with best-selling author former Bush White House Communications Chief Nicolle Wallace.

Topics: War Over Women's Health: Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius spoke out this week against the Republican Party, saying the GOP wants to roll back women's health 50 years.

Alabama's Anti-illegal Immigration Law: Fear of deportation is making its way into Alabama's schools, as the state's new law requires officials to check the immigration status of students in public schools.

It's Classified: Nicolle Wallace, former Bush White House Communications Chief, discusses her new book about a fictional female president and vice-president. She also shares insights about working with Sarah Palin as a Senior Advisor for the McCain-Palin 2008 presidential campaign.

Panelists: Global Summit of Women President Irene Natividad; The Heritage Foundation's Jennifer Marshall; National Council of Negro Women Executive Director Dr. Avis Jones-DeWeever; 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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