This program is 28 minutes long
(Aurora, Colorado: Norah O’Donnell) The meeting between Obama and Brewer featured; details given about their differences over Arizona’s immigration law and her claim in her new book, “Scorpions for Breakfast,” that Obama lectured her in an Oval Office meeting; book excerpt quoted. [BREWER – says she was not disrespectful.] [At the White House in June 2012, BREWER – says the meeting was cordial.] [January 24, OBAMA – says we should be working on immigration reform right now.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley) Sales figures for Brewer’s book before and after the finger-pointing cited.
(Studio: Scott Pelley; Watson Island, Florida: Bob Schieffer) The coarse political rhetoric and vulgarity toward the office of the president discussed. [Last week, presidential candidate Mitt ROMNEY – says he will stuff it down Obama’s throat.]
(Jacksonville, Florida: Dean Reynolds) Opposition from the Republican Party establishment to presidential candidate Newt Gingrich examined; former Senator Bob Dole quoted; Congressional endorsements for Mitt Romney vs. Gingrich compared; details given of Gingrich’s efforts to win over the Tea Party. [In Mount Dora, Florida, GINGRICH – speaks against the Republican establishment.] [In CBS interview, DOLE; former Senator Trent LOTT – express reservations about Gingrich.]
(Washington: Bob Orr) The record of SEAL Team Six, who rescued Jessica Buchanan and Poul Thisted, examined; animation shown of the Octave Fusion mission; details given about the team’s history, accomplishments and losses. [Former Navy SEAL Eric GREITENS- says if the enemy has taken hostages and are armed they know the SEALS will engage with them.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley) The acronym SEAL explained.
(Tampa: Armen Keteyian) Fraud involving scam artists who stage car crashes to collect insurance money examined; security camera video shown of a phony collision; map shown of states with no-fault auto insurance; details given about the role of bogus medical clinics; undercover video shown of an investigator posing as a victim signing forms for treatment he’ll never receive. [National Insurance Crime Bureau Ron POINDEXTER- notes the impact of the recession and the economy.] [In disguise, SCAMMER – explains how it works.]
(Las Vegas: Anthony Mason) The economic slump in Las Vegas featured; details given about the city’s reliance on gaming and tourism; scenes shown of halted construction projects. [MGM Resorts CEO Jim MURREN- says we need to diversify our economy.] [Switch vice president Jason MENDENHALL- notes the difficulty in establishing a business that is not a high-rise or casino.]