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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2040

Broke in America: According to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau, one in two Americans is classified as poor or low-income.

"I Don't" to Marriage: A new report finds barely half of adults in the U.S. are married, which is a record low.

Corporate Board Quotas: While quotas are not popular in the U.S., some European countries are instituting quotas to guarantee more female participation on corporate boards.

Panelists: Global Summit of Women President Irene Natividad; Public Notice's Executive Director Gretchen Hamel; Political Commentator Lara Brown; and Latino Decisions Director of Communications Victoria DeFrancesco Soto. [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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