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Julie Gunlock Meryl Streep Supervisor Hilda Solis
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Hilary Rosen Tammy  Baldwin (D-WI) Tarja Halonen
Jennifer Granholm Megan Beyer Gov. Mary  Fallin (R-OK)
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Sandra Day O'Connor


In 1981 Sandra Day O'Connor became the first woman to serve as a justice in the 191-year history of United States Supreme Court. A Republican appointed by Ronald Reagan, O'Connor has grit and intelligence that has made her an interesting figure in the nation's highest court of law.

For more, visit here: http://www.oconnorhouse.org/oconnor/biography.php

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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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