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Midterm Elections; Roe v. Wade; The Weight of Being

Midterm Elections; Roe v. Wade; The Weight of Being

How will women vote this election, will Roe v. Wade be overturned and The Weight of Being.

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TTC Extra: A Surprising Resignation

TTC Extra: A Surprising Resignation

UN Ambassador Nikki Haley steps down.

Women's News

Closer Look: 3 Times as Many Democratic Women on the Ballot this Year
abc

October 18, 2018  | Read More »

The so-called “Pink Wave” this election cycle, has a rather blue tint. Across the country, 278 women won major party nominations this year in the U.S. House, Senate and gubernatorial races, shattering previous records and setting the stage for a potential dramatic shift in the gender balance of national politics.

Voter Turnout Could Hit 50-Year Record For Midterm Elections
npr

October 18, 2018  | Read More »

The 2018 elections could see the highest turnout for a midterm since the mid-1960s, another time of cultural and social upheaval. "It's probably going to be a turnout rate that most people have never experienced in their lives for a midterm election," Michael McDonald, a professor at the University of Florida who studies turnout and maintains a turnout database, told NPR.

The Power of Electing Women at the State and Local Level
The Hill

October 18, 2018  | Read More »

A fire has been ignited among women in this country. We saw it in the hours, days, weeks and months after the 2016 election. Women have organized together, protested together and now they are running in record numbers together. In 2018, almost two years after the election of President Trump and on the precipice of the most consequential midterm election of our time, we are seeing women support women like never before.

Border Patrol Reportedly Sees Surge of Families Crossing into US
New York Post

October 18, 2018  | Read More »

Border Patrol agents have seen a major surge in the number of migrant parents entering the US illegally with children, according to a new report.


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Midterm Elections; Roe v. Wade; The Weight of Being

October 12, 2018 Midterm Elections; Roe v. Wade; The Weight of Being

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss the women’s vote, the future of Roe v. Wade, and binge eating disorder.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC); Rina Shah, Republican Strategist; Alice Lloyd, Reporter, Weekly Standard; and Anushay Hossain, Founder, Anushay’s Point.

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Supreme Court Hearing & Captain Marvel

September 28, 2018 Supreme Court Hearing & Captain Marvel

This week on To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe, our panelists discuss  Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Ford’s hearing and Captain Marvel.

On the panel this week joining host Bonnie Erbe is: Linda Chavez, Chair Emeritus, Center for Equal Opportunity; Avis Jones DeWeever, Founder, Exceptional Leadership Institute For Women; Jennifer Higgins, GOP Political Strategist; Siobhan “Sam” Bennett, Author & Political Advocate for Women

 

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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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