This program is 29 minutes long
(Studio: David Muir) The reality of creating jobs examined; details given about hiring by Chrysler; scenes shown from a Ford assembly line in Kansas City, the Nordic Ware plant in Minnesota and a flag factory in Ohio. [Mesirow Financial economist Diane SWONK - assesses the numbers; states firms are holding onto their cash rather than hiring.] [In ABC interview, President OBAMA - says we are starting to come back.]
(Washington: Martha Raddatz) The story of another American man, a writer taken by armed Somali pirates for ransom, featured; details given about the SEALs' raid to rescue Jessica Buchanan and of signs pirates are getting trigger happy. [ABC consultant retired Col. Stephen GANYARD- says a rescue would be more difficult.] [Former hostages Paul and Rachel CHANDLER- describe what happened to them.]
(Miami: Jonathan Karl) The Florida attack campaign featured; scenes shown of Newt in Miami; details given about Romney's ad campaigns. [In debate, ROMNEY - says he is not anti-immigrant.] [In debate, GINGRICH, ROMNEY - bicker about charges and countercharges.] [Senator John McCAIN  - backs Romney.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The guests on "This Week" announced.
(New York: Lisa Stark) The alert over pesticide in imported orange juice examined; details given about positive tests on juice. [Food and Water Watch assistant director Patty LOVERA- says the tests indicate this is not an isolated incident.]
(Le Roy, New York: Linsey Davis) The investigation by environmental activist Erin Brockovitch into a medical mystery affecting teenage girls in upstate New York examined; details given of the symptoms that may be a "mass psychogenic illness" in which an emotional response triggers a physical response and of Brockovitch's environmental contamination theory. [Twitching victim Lydia PARKER- describes what happened to her and the tests she has undergone.] [Neurologist Dr. Jennifer McVIGE- comments on the illness.]
(Studio: Josh Elliott) Tom Martinez, the life-long throwing coach for pro football player Tom Brady, profiled; scenes shown of Tom through the year wit the coach; details given about the coach's need for a kidney transplant and Tom's search for a donor. [Father Tom BRADY, Sr. - talks about Tom and Martinez.] [MARTINEZ - talks about his body being "brutalized."] [Tom BRADY - talks about Martinez needing a kidney.]