This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Pete Williams) The change in immigration policy with President Obama’s order to stop deporting young illegal immigrants who entered the US as children examined; scenes shown of a rally outside the White House, Obama admonishing a conservative reporter; details given about who is included. [WOMAN – reacts.] [OBAMA, Homeland Security Secretary Janet NAPOLITANO – comment on the young people.] [College graduate Jessica COLAJO- says she wants to go to law school to practice immigration law.] [Latino Rights Group Gustavo ANDRADE- says Congress hasn’t gotten their act together.] [Presidential candidate Mitt ROMNEY – says the matter should be solved on a long-term basis.] [Chicago Young Republicans Angel GARCIA- says this is election-year pandering.] [Arizona Governor Jan BREWER – says they’re going to be competing with jobs.]
(Studio: Brian Williams; Washington: David Gregory) The politics behind this issue discussed; details given about the effort to win Hispanic voters the similar plan from Senator Marco Rubio.
(Athens: Michelle Caruso-Cabrera) The election in Greece that could result in the breakup of the Euro zone previewed; details given about the financial problems and the hardships for the Greek people; scenes shown from Volos, where a barter network was created. [Volos resident Artemis ZAFIRIOU- says she wants to use euros but it’s very expensive.] [Syriza MP Rena DOUROU- says if we keep going with the austerity policies the collapse waits for us.]
(Cairo: Richard Engel) The tension in Egypt before this weekend’s election in which voters will decide between the old regime and the Muslim Brotherhood featured; scenes shown of rallies calling for a fair election and candidates Mohamed Morsi and former Prime Minister Ahmed Shafiq. [Egyptian MAN – says nobody who believed in the revolution would vote for Shafiq.] [Women’s advocate Afaf MARIE- says the Muslim Brotherhood doesn’t believe women have equal rights.] The concerns of Christians in Egypt noted.
(Washington: Chuck Todd) The scandal surrounding the Watergate break-in that began 40 years ago reviewed; footage shown. [Burglar Eugenio MARTINEZ- says the whole thing was a stupid mistake.] [Former Assn. of State Democratic Chairmen director R. Spencer OLIVER- says it was a major coup to destroy and divide the Democratic Party.] [Former “Washington Post” reporters Carl BERNSTEIN, Bob WOODWARD- comment on Nixon and the scandal’s impact on American politics.]
(San Francisco: Nancy Snyderman) Dr. Rachel Remen’s Healer’s Art course that teaches medical students about listening and connecting with patients featured. [REMEN – says healing is about evoking from people their innate strength and capacity to respond to the challenge of the disease.] [UCSF Medical Center Dr. Charlotte CARLSON- says she teaches us how to listen.] [Medical student Elise TAYLOR- says it affected the way she moves through her own life.]