The Madeleine Brand Show for October 31, 2011

Tough times for Herman Cain: Politics Roundup with Christina Bellantoni

Herman Cain Discusses His 9-9-9 Plan At American Enterprise Institute In DC

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Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain participates in a discussion about his 9-9-9 tax plan at the American Enterprise Institute October 31, 2011, in Washington, DC. POLITICO.com reported Sunday that the National Restaurant Association paid settlements to two female employees who accused former Godfather's Pizza chief executive of harassment when he was president of the association in the 1990s.

GOP presidential hopeful Herman Cain is having a rough day. An article in Politico accuses him of sexually suggestive behavior toward at least two female employees while he was the head of the National Restaurant Association in the nineties. In a Fox News interview, Cain denied the allegations. Christina Bellantoni, Associate Politics Editor for Roll Call has the details of these revelations, plus an update on the Republican field and President Obama's executive order directing the Food and Drug Administration to prevent drug shortages.

Guest:

Christina Bellantoni, associate politics editor for Roll Call.


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