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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2035

Sexual Harassment Focus: Herman Cain vows to continue his campaign despite allegations of sexual harassment, but Sharon Bialek went public with her story and has attorney Gloria Allred at her side.

Early Childhood Education: Head Start is the federal early education program designed to boost academic achievement for low income children, yet a new government study shows Head Start may not offer those kids much of a boost.

Protecting Female Veterans: Rep. Ann Marie Buerkle (R-NY) discusses the Veterans Sexual Assault Prevention Act, legislation that would require the Dept. of Veteran Affairs to track all sexual assaults and better assess those at risk of committing crimes.

Panelists: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Independent Women's Forum Senior Fellow Sabrina Schaeffer; Global Summit of Women President Irene Natividad; and Conservative Commentator Darlene Kennedy. [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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