This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) The implications of a cost of living raise in Social Security payments examined; cost statistics cited. [Miami senior Jose PEREZ, Los Angeles retirees counselor David ASHER, Georgia retiree Shirley SINKOWITZ- react to the raise in Social Security.] Why there was no cost of living increase in 2009 and 2010 discussed.
(Studio: Scott Pelley) A look at who gets Social Security checks with 31 percent of recipients being under age 65 outlined on screen.
(Washington: Nancy Cordes) The message of lower campaign contributions sent to the new members of the GOP Congress examined; fund-raising statistics cited. [Representative Chip CRAVAACK, Republican campaign consultant Bob ARNOLD - comment on the message.]
(Emporia, Virginia: Norah O'Donnell) President Obama's bus stops in the key states of Virginia and North Carolina featured; scenes shown from a high school gym in Emporia, Virginia. [In Virginia, OBAMA - speaks about the economy.] [Voter Candace HICKS - says no one can count on her vote.] [In North Carolina, OBAMA - says he is the president, not the Democratic president.]
(Mitze Hila, Israel: Mark Phillips) The controversial lopsided prisoner swap in the Middle East in which one Israeli soldier, Gilad Shalit, was exchanged for over a thousand Palestinian prisoners featured; scenes shown of the gaunt Shalit and the first Palestinian prisoners in Gaza; details given about how the exchange worked.
(Studio: Jon LaPook) A study from the American Academy of pediatrics on the negatives of toddlers and parents watching television examined. [Mother Nila KAMLIS- questions kids watching TV.] [Pediatrician Dr. Laura JANA- says there is no educational benefits for kids under two; states three-dimensional interaction is better for them.]
(Annapolis, Maryland: Bob Orr) How states are losing revenue to interstate smuggling examined; scenes shown from Interstate 95 at the Virginia-Maryland border where a smuggler was caught with cases of cigarettes and from a Philadelphia sting operation; details given about how the cigarette smuggling and sales works. [Maryland anti-smuggling Jeff KELLY- talks about cigarette smuggling.] [On I-95, ATF agent Rich MARIANOS- likens the lucrative cigarette smuggling to Prohibition.] The billions lost on untaxed cigarettes and the problem of weak laws cited.
(Honduras: Seth Doane) The long trip home for deported immigrants featured; scenes shown of Honduran Ivis Lopez leaving his kids and fiance behind in the US, being charter flown out of the country to Honduras and back with his grandmother. [LOPEZ - comments on having to leave; states he keeps coming back for his kids.] [ICE's Randall HENDERSON- talks about the detainees being sent back.]