This program is 29 minutes long
(Fort Meade, Maryland: David Martin) The Pentagon’s defense against cyber attacks featured; details given about the theft of plans for the Joint Strike Fighter plane and other weapons; scenes shown from the Cyber Command center inside the National Security Agency’s headquarters. [LYNN – says the attackers are ahead of the defenders in cyberspace; says there are attempted intrusions thousands of times a day; notes someone was in our classified network for months.]
(White House: Chip Reid) The negotiations on a deal to head off a government default updated; photos shown from the White House meeting between President Obama and Congressional leaders; details given about a possible Plan B to raise the debt limit. [Voice of Representative Eric CANTOR – says Obama walked out.] [Representative Nancy PELOSI – notes at meetings with the president, the president leaves first.] [On KYW-TV, OBAMA – states he was blunt with the Republicans.] [White House press secretary Jay CARNEY – states Friday we will make an assessment.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced. NOTE: Local weather bulletin on screen.
(Capitol: Nancy Cordes) Cantor’s role as a lightning rod in the budget crisis talks featured; details given about his popularity with the Tea Party. [Democratic Senators Charles SCHUMER, Harry REID – criticize Cantor.] [July 8, CANTOR – opposes raising taxes.] [Speaker of the House John BOEHNER – defends Cantor.] The urgency over this deal discussed.
(Washington: Bob Orr) The TSA’s announcement it will experiment with express lanes for screening frequent passengers at 4 airports featured. [TSA administrator John PISTOLE – explains the new initiative; comments on the information required; says we always reserve the right to be random.]
(Randolph, Massachusetts: Anthony Mason) The nonprofit financial group Boston Community Capital, which buys foreclosed homes and sells them back to the original owners, featured; details given about how the program works and the role of investors. [Homeowner Monica BASSILA- reacts to getting her home back.] [BCC CEO Elyse CHERRY- states the goal is to keep people in their homes.] [Sustainability Group Amy DOMINI- says her investors want to be part of the solution.]
(Los Angeles: Bill Whitaker) Preparations in southern California for the weekend closing of the I-405 freeway for maintenance work featured; scenes shown. [Bel Air resident Paul GAMBERG, traffic engineer Doug FAILING, resident Joko TOMORA– worry about the traffic.]