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To the Contrary with Bonnie Erbe

Episode #2122

Campaigning Women: Georgetown University law graduate Sandra Fluke joined President Obama in Colorado reaching out to women on the topic of access to women's health care. The Obama campaign's recent ads calling Gov. Mitt Romney "out of touch" with women's health issues has prompted a new Women for Mitt Coalition. Panelists discuss what influence women will have over the upcoming elections.

No Helping Hand: A new study reveals female bosses don't always extend a helping hand to their female employees. Panelists address women's influence on gender equality in the workplace.

Jennifer Garner: The actress and mother of three works with Save the Children on issues affecting Children in the United States, including early childhood education and healthy eating.

Panelists: Former EEOC Chair Cari Dominguez; Women's Campaign Fund President Siobhan 'Sam' Bennett; Democratic Commentator Monica Cevallos; Independent Women's Forum Executive Director Sabrina Schaeffer. [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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