This program is 29 minutes long
(New York Stock Exchange: Rebecca Jarvis) The ups and downs in the markets examined; graphs shown; details given about the fear index and the impact of the financial situation in Europe. The impact of computerized trading discussed.
(Studio: Scott Pelley) The market swings of October 2008 recalled; diagrams shown.
(Ames, Iowa: Norah O’Donnell) The gathering of Republican presidential candidates in Iowa to compete in a straw poll featured; scenes shown of Mitt Romney and Jon Huntsman. [ROMNEY – responds to hecklers.] [HUNTSMAN – cites his record as governor vs. Romney’s.] [Iowa retiree Bob GROUT, dairy farmer Paula MAHAFFEY- voice concerns about the economy.] Preparations by Representative Michele Bachmann and Tim Pawlenty for tonight’s debate noted. The impact of Perry’s entrance into the race on the other candidates discussed.
(Kandahar, Afghanistan: Seth Doane) The dangerous work of US Army medevac teams in Afghanistan featured; scenes shown from on board a medevac helicopter over Kandahar. [Task Force Thunder flight medic S/Sgt. Kyle CLARK- describes treating patients during the “golden hour”; comments on going out into danger; states he has treated insurgents.]
(Las Vegas: Bill Whitaker) The soaring rate of evictions in Nevada featured; scenes shown of constables knocking on doors; unemployment rate in Las Vegas cited. [Constable Sgt. Patrick GEARY- says you have to have thick skin to be able to do it.] [Constable Sgt. Scott McWILLIAMS- says it deals a lot with employment issues; says he doesn’t see an end in sight.]