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TO THE CONTRARY

October 8, 2010

  • Aired: 10/08/2010
  • 24:42
  • Rating: NR
Experts predict there will be fewer women in Congress after the mid-term elections. A new study finds employers reward thin women with higher pay, while penalizing average-weight and overweight women. What exactly is the role of the first lady of the United States?
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October 8, 2010
October 8, 2010
Losing Political Power; Slim Women-Fat Checks; First Ladies Club
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Funding for TO THE CONTRARY is provided by Sam's Club and the Life Technologies Foundation. Additional funding provided by the Colcom Foundation, the Charles A. Frueauff Foundation, and the Sanofi-Aventis Foundation.
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