This program is 28 minutes long
(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) Presidential candidate Mitt Romney’s role at Bain Capital examined; details given about the claims from President Obama’s campaign that Romney was involved in outsourcing US jobs to low-wage countries while Romney claims he was on leave to run the Olympics; campaign ad shown. [June 14, ROMNEY – says he wants more good jobs for the American people.] [Former SEC investigator Tom SPORKIN- says he could have been on a leave of absence.]
(Studio: Anthony Mason) Report introduced.
(Washington: Jan Crawford) Romney’s response to Obama’s claims featured. [In interview from Laconia, New Hampshire, ROMNEY – says this statement is beneath the dignity of the presidency and personal attacks have to stop; denies he managed Bain after 1999; says Obama owes him an apology.] Romney’s reaction to the US Olympic uniforms that were made in China discussed. [ROMNEY – says he will not weigh in.]
(Studio: Anthony Mason) Designer Ralph Lauren’s announcement that the uniforms for the next Olympics will be made in the US reported.
(Dallas: Anna Werner) The challenge to Texas’s voter ID law that requires voters to present photo identification examined; map shown of counties with no driver’s license office. [College STUDENT – notes the law makes it more of a struggle to vote.] [Texas Attorney General Greg ABBOTT- says the motive is to prevent cheating at the ballot box.] [NAACP General Counsel Kim KEENAN- says it affects seniors, young people and people of color.]
(Antakya, Turkey: Clarissa Ward) An eyewitness account of the massacre reviewed; video shown.
(Giglio, Italy: Elizabeth Palmer) The slow progress of the salvage work on the wreckage of the cruise ship Costa Concordia 6 months after it sank off the coast of Italy featured; scenes shown of a memorial at the church in Giglio and the half-submerged ship; animation shown of how the ship will be pulled upright and refloated. [RESCUER – says he remembers the screams.] [Salvage operation leader Nick SLOANE- comments on removing the rock that pierced the hull.] An unconvincing apology from Capt. Francesco Schettino noted.
(Hudson, New York: Steve Hartman) The mystery surrounding the theft of flags from the graves of Civil War veterans at a cemetery in Hudson, New York featured; photo shown of woodchuck at a grave; video shown of flags in a woodchuck burrow. [Several RESIDENTS – react.] [Caretaker Vince WALLACE- announces a reward for the dirtbag that did this.]