Search the Archive

Campaign 2012 / Obama vs. Romney / Second Debate / Women / Bernstein Interview #1032374

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 17, 2012
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A look at Mitt Romney's view of women in light of his phrase "binders full of women" in the second debate held last night with President Obama introduced; the phrase craze detailed; "USA Today"/Gallup Poll findings on the Obama-Romney split of the women's vote cited. [In debate, ROMNEY - says "binders full of women."] A statement from the Massachusetts Government Appointments Project about MassGap approaching Romney in 2002 and from former Massachusetts Lt. Gov. Kerry Healey† about women quoted. [Vice President Joe BIDEN - criticizes Romney on equal pay, women and "binders."]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with Boston journalist David Bernstein about Romney and his record on women in Massachusetts. [BERNSTEIN - talks about the MassGap project initiated by women when Romney was governor and what his record was on appointing women.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Virginia: Jim Acosta) The Romney campaign's approach today after the "binder" reference with an appeal to women voters and the role of women in high level positions with Romney discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; no location given: Jessica Yellin) How this remark was unfortunate for Romney as per how he relates to working women and their sense of "outsiderness" and the Obama campaign's concern about his support among women, who will make the difference in his 2012 race, discussed.

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson;
Acosta, Jim;
Yellin, Jessica
Duration:
00:12:40

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.