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Bill O'Reilly Forced Out; Ivanka Trump Ethical Considerations; Betsy DeVos

Bill O'Reilly Forced Out; Ivanka Trump Ethical Considerations; Betsy DeVos

We talk about the O'Reilly situation, Ivanka, and DeVos's plans for education.

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TTC Extra: Millennial Women Change the Face of the Workforce

TTC Extra: Millennial Women Change the Face of the Workforce

How young women are changing the face of America's workforce.

Women's News

Education Sec Betsy DeVos: ‘There Isn’t Really Any Common Core Anymore’ in Schools
Breitbart

April 25, 2017  | Read More »

U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Monday during an interview on Fox News’ America’s Newsroom that “there really isn’t any Common Core anymore” in the country’s schools. “The Every Student Succeeds Act [ESSA], which is in the process of being implemented now, essentially does away with the whole argument about Common Core,” DeVos said, adding: Each state can set the standards for their state. They may elect to adopt very high standards for their students to aspire to and work toward. That will be up to each state to be able to ascertain what is right for that state. We hope that all of them will have very high expectations.”

She’s Back: Hillary Clinton’s Last 100 Days
NBC News

April 25, 2017  | Read More »

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton planned an aggressive push on a dozen policies for her first 100 days in the White House, including raising the minimum wage, investing in infrastructure, and reforming the nation's immigration system.

Ivanka Trump Vows Push for Change for Women, Defends Father
Washington Post

April 25, 2017  | Read More »

BERLIN — Ivanka Trump pledged to push for “incremental, positive change” for women in the U.S. economy and defended her father’s attitudes toward women as she made her first international outing Tuesday as a White House adviser.

Donald Trump Has Inspired More Than 11,000 Women To Consider Running For Political Office
The Independent

April 25, 2017  | Read More »

An “unprecedented” number of women have expressed a desire to run for political office in response to Donald Trump becoming President.


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Bill O'Reilly Forced Out; Ivanka Trump Ethical Considerations; Betsy DeVos

April 21, 2017 Bill O'Reilly Forced Out; Ivanka Trump Ethical Considerations; Betsy DeVos

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss Fox News’ ouster of host Bill O’Reilly, Ivanka Trump’s business and Betsy DeVos’ plan for the Dept. of Education.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is Donna Edwards, former representative (D-MD); Sabrina Schaeffer, executive director of IWF; Hilary Rosen, democratic strategist; and Jennifer Higgins, GOP political strategist.

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Re-Imagining

April 20, 2017 Re-Imagining

By: Sallie Bingham

Christ is made the sure foundation,
Christ the head and corner stone…

Reimagining the way the Christian Church in all its forms might benefit women, or at least welcome us and allow us to feel comfortable in its formidable edifices, raises, inevitably, the issue of language, as I was reminded by Buck Duke’s bronze plaque on the side of the Duke “chapel”—impressive as a cathedral—honoring the master stone mason who made those walls. Admirable, and unusual, as this plaque is in honoring a man who worked on the church rather than designing it, this plaque also raises the interesting question of whether this language would have seemed usable to a European stone mason whose first language was not English.

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About the Host - Bonnie Erbé

To The Contrary Host: Bonnie Erbé

Bonnie Erbé is a nonpartisan, award-winning American journalist and television host based in the Washington, D.C. area who has ...

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