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The Madeleine Brand Show for October 31, 2011




POLITICO.com reported Sunday that the National Restaurant Association paid settlements to two female employees who accused Herman Cain, GOP presidential hopeful and former Godfather's Pizza chief executive, of harassment when he was president of the association in the 1990s.
POLITICO.com reported Sunday that the National Restaurant Association paid settlements to two female employees who accused Herman Cain, GOP presidential hopeful and former Godfather's Pizza chief executive, of harassment when he was president of the association in the 1990s.
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