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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The issue of Congressional legislation to support the victims' compensation bill for 9/11 first responders after Jon Stewart's emotional speech introduced. [9/11 responder John FEAL@- comments on Senator Mitch McConnell's commitment.] Live discussion held with first responders retired police officer Brendan Fitzpatrick & retired firefighter Michael O'Connelly about funding. [O'CONNELLY - offers views on the meeting with McConnell, who gave us a timeline for a funding extension, on presenting the badge of dying police officer Lou Alvarez, how we did our jobs on 9/11.] [FITZGERALD - offers views on what McConnell agreed to, how we hope the bills get through.]
- Cooper, Anderson
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