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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The ABC News interview held with journalist Bob Woodward about the subject of his book "The Price of Politics" on the confrontation between President Obama and Speaker of the House John Boehner about the financial crisis; audiotape excerpts between Woodward and Boehner and Obama played; details given about the issues and the players, including now-vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan, and about the deal. [WOODWARD - says the stakes could not be higher; states the course of history can be changed via human relations; notes no one was in charge in this debate; indicates the outcome was the status quo or worse.] [RYAN, Vice President Joe BIDEN, Senator Mitch McCONNELL - comment.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Further coverage of the Woodward story on ABC News outlined on screen.
- Sawyer, Diane
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