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Jill Wine-Banks Describes Sexism She Faced During Watergate

Clip: 02/26/2020 | 2m 24s | Video has closed captioning.

In 1974, one young lawyer stood at the intersection of the Watergate scandal and the women’s movement. Jill Wine-Banks, then just thirty years old, was an assistant special prosecutor in the Watergate investigation, the only woman on a team that took down the highest ranking White House officials. She joins Christiane to discuss her new book "The Watergate Girl," which details this experience.

Aired: 02/26/20

Rating: NR

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