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    Women in Politics

    Jennifer Lawless talked about the impact the 2014 midterm elections had on the number of women serving in public office, as well as a report analyzing gains made by women. br/ C-SPAN…

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    President Obama on the Economy

    President Obama delivered remarks on the economy and policies that help women succeed. He spoke, to a crowd composed largely of students, at Rhode Island College in Providence.

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    Book Discussion on Mountain to Mountain

    Shannon Galpin talked about her book, Mountain to Mountain: A Journey of Adventure and Activism for the Women of Afghanistan. br/ She spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 2014 Texas…

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    Book Discussion on What Women Want

    Deborah Rhode talked about her book, What Women Want: An Agenda for the Women’s Movement, in which she looks at the issues and obstacles facing women, including employment…

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    Book Discussion on Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights

    Katha Pollitt talked about her book, Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights. br/ She spoke in the C-SPAN 2/BookTV tent at the 2014 Texas Book Festival. The festival was held from October…

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    Book Discussion on Feminism Unfinished

    Professors Dorothy Sue Cobble, Linda Gordon, and Astrid Henry, talked about their book, Feminism Unfinished: A Short, Surprising History of American Women’s Movements, in which they…

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    Women and Campaign 2014

    Christine Matthews and Ellen Moran talked about the role of women in campaign 2014 and how the parties, as well as individual campaigns, attempt to encourage female voters and candidates.

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    Military Response to Sexual Assaults, Part 1

    Members of the Judicial Proceedings Panel discussed military statues about sexual assault to decide if they were clear or must be updated. The discussion included specific definitions…

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    Military Response to Sexual Assaults, Part 2

    Members of the Judicial Proceedings Panel reviewed military statues about sexual assault. The discussion included the Rape Shield Rule, privacy, and the rights of the victim versus the…

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    Latina Leadership in Congress

    Female members of the Congressional Hispanic Caucus took part in a panel discussion on leadership by women in Congress. They addressed issues affecting women and the Latino community,…

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    Hillary Clinton at Women's Leadership Forum

    Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke at the Democratic National Committee Women’s Leadership Forum Conference at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. She called for equal pay…

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    Vice President Biden at Women's Leadership Forum

    Vice President Biden spoke at the Democratic National Committee Women’s Leadership Forum’s 21st Annual National Issues Conference at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. He talked…

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    President Obama at Women's Leadership Forum

    President Obama spoke at the Democratic National Committee’s Women’s Leadership Forum 21st Annual National Issues Conference at the Marriott Marquis Hotel. He talked about the…

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    Book Discussion on Off the Sidelines

    Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) talked about her book, Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World, in which she recounts her life in politics and calls for women to rise up and…

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    National Football League's Response to Ray Rice

    Marina Koren spoke by phone about her piece in the National Journal, “House Democrats to NFL: Give the Public Answers About Ray Rice,” about a letter from lawmakers to the…

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    Open Phones

    Phone lines were open for viewer calls on “Congress asks NFL for more transparency,” a push from members of Congress for more transparency in the National Football League in…

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    Attorney General Holder at Hispanic National Bar Association

    Attorney General Eric Holder delivered the keynote address at the Hispanic National Bar Association’s 39th annual convention. He said more minorities were needed in the legal…

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    Violence Against Women Act 20th Anniversary Commemoration

    Vice Presiden Biden delivered remarks at the National Archives to mark the 20th anniversary of the Violence Against Women Act. As a senator, he was the chief sponsor of the original…

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    Nellie Tayloe Ross

    Rick Ewig talked about Nellie Tayloe Ross, the first female Governor in the United States. Wyoming voters elected Ross in the 1920s, a time when women across the country had just…

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    Book Discussion on Staking Her Claim

    Martha Hensley talked about her book, Staking Her Claim: Women Homesteading the West, in which she talks about the lives of women who pioneered Wyoming and Colorado in the early 1900s. br/…

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