This program is 29 minutes long
(Manassas, Virginia: Jonathan Karl) The Republicans' bold choice of Ryan examined; details given about Ryan's plan to slash public spending and replace Medicare. [ROMNEY - introduces Ryan as the "next president of the United States."] [RYAN - speaks about the economy.] [Last year, RYAN - speaks about leaders.] [In 2010, RYAN - criticizes President Obama.] [Earlier, RYAN, former President Bill CLINTON - converse.]
(Studio: David Muir) The reaction of other possible vice presidential picks to the Ryan selection quoted. A look at who is Paul Ryan presented; family and individual photos shown; details given about his family, his political roles, musical interests. [With Christiane Amanpour, RYAN - says he wants to fix the debt situation.]
(Studio: David Muir) The stake out in Wisconsin at Ryan's home to see if he was be the veep choice reviewed; scenes shown from his property over the course of the day.
(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.
(Washington: David Kerley) The reaction of Obama's campaign to Ryan as the choice examined; several Democrats quoted; details given about political attacks on Ryan's plan. ["National Journal" editorial director Ron BROWNSTEIN- says this helps Obama's campaign.]
(Studio: David Muir; Washington: Rick Klein) The Romney campaign's talking point about Ryan and his ideas, how Ryan could help Romney in Wisconsin and how Ryan represents a new generation discussed.
(Studio: David Muir) Tomorrow's "This Week" previewed.
(Dallas: Ryan Owens) The concern in Texas with mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus examined; scenes shown of pesticide spraying on the ground and by air; disease statistics cited. [HHS Dallas County director Zachary THOMPSON- comments on a plan.]
(Studio: Kirit Radia) The crash of a bus near Kansas City reviewed; security video of the bus flipping over shown; details given about a string of high-profile tour bus accidents. [MAN - describes what happened.] [American Bus Assn. Dan RONAN- defends bus safety.]
(London: Jeffrey Kofman) Why the Americans are winning Olympic Games medals reviewed; relay race and diving photos shown; details given about the role of sports science for athletes.