This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; studio: Sanjay Gupta) Why it took so long for cancer coverage for firefighters and other responders based on health records for firefighters and the toxic nature of materials at the WTC discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Bay Buchanan, Bill Burton and John King about the Romney campaign getting away from the economy issue. [BUCHANAN - says the election will come down to the economy and the parties are moving in two separate directions with the Democrats far, far to the left; calls the poll findings "bogus"; analyzes a post-convention bounce and what will happen in the swing states.] [BURTON - says Romney is losing ground and the debates will really matter.] [KING - talks about the poll numbers after the convention: an enthusiasm shift.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; studio: John King) The housing crisis in the political swing states and the defining questions in the political contest about right track/wrong track and the American dream that centers on the house examined; electronic map shown.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Dan Lothian) President Obama's response to the housing crisis via several programs discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; no location given: Jim Acosta) How Mitt Romney does not talk about housing that much discussed. [In 2011, voice of ROMNEY - says let the foreclosure process hit the bottom.]
(Studio: Isha Sesay) The death of Al Qaeda in Yemen key figure Said al-Shihri; the arrest of the mayor of Trenton, New Jersey, Tony Mack, on bribery charges; the story behind the pizza shop owner who lifted up President Obama reported. [Pizza guy Scott VAN DUZER- explains what happened.]
(Chicago: Ted Rowlands) The impact of the strike by teachers in Chicago on the children and their families featured; scenes shown from a church open for the kids. [Mother Shatara SCAGGS- says outside is not safe.] [Sweet Holy Spirit Church Larry TROTTER- says the children are left hopeless and need a place to go.] [Chicago Mayor Rahm EMANUEL - says the strike is the wrong choice.] The contract negotiations, vice presidential nominee Paul Ryan's support of the mayor and the pressure on the White House discussed.
(Studio: Isha Sesay) Police video of the August shooting at the Sikh temple in Wisconsin; the death of a Florida motorcycle cop while escorting President Obama; the dropping of an AAG insurance claim by Michael Jackson's agent; a Toys R Us kid-friendly tablet and a mom's back-to-school happy dance reported; shooting and dance videos shown.