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TO THE CONTRARY

August 24, 2012

  • Aired: 08/24/2012
  • 25:31
  • Rating: NR
As we look toward the Republican Convention, the new GOP platform and Rep. Todd Akin's remarks on rape may change the focus of the GOP event; Mothers who work full time outside the home are healthier than stay at home moms or those who work part time, according to new research; Journalist Amanda Bennett on her new book and the confusing costs of healthcare.
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A Look Ahead; Healthy Moms; Cost of Hope
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