Search the Archive

Obama / Middle East, Politics / A Discussion #916523

CNN Evening News for Monday, Jan 05, 2009
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) The third day of Israel's ground offensive in Gaza reported; night scenes shown.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Gloria Borger, Ed Henry and Joe Johns about President-elect Barack Obama, the crisis in the Middle East, the New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson case and the CIA directorship. [BORGER - says Obama has to wait two weeks about the Middle East.] [JOHNS - comments on Richardson and the questions about his involvement in a contract.] [HENRY - says Obama's staff were aware of the Richardson "pay-to-play" problem and were not getting good answers so he was pushed out.] [BORGER - talks about Leon Panetta as the CIA director and how Senator Dianne Feinstein was not notified as committee chairman.] [HENRY - comments on the ruffled feathers over Panetta and that the CIA needs a lot of reform.]

Reporter(s):
Cooper, Anderson
Duration:
00:06:40

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.