This program is 28 minutes long
(Studio: David Muir) The political jolt of the new jobs numbers on Campaign 2012 featured; details given about reasons for the jobs number. [In Virginia and Ohio, President OBAMA - says the unemployment rate has fallen; campaigns.] [Twice, Mitt ROMNEY - campaigns on unemployment above 8 percent; says more people have stopped looking for work.] [On Fox, ROMNEY - says he said something wrong: the 47 percent.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.
(Washington: Jonathan Karl) The meaning of the new unemployment numbers examined; scenes shown from the offices of the Bureau of Labor Statistics that determines the numbers. [On Fox, Jack Welch Management Inst. Jack WELCH- says these numbers don't smell right.] [BLS economist Catherine WOOD- says the numbers are secret.] [BLS Tom NARDONE- says the White House never asks for a change.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The guests on "This Week" named.
(White House: Jake Tapper) The security questions raised about the US consulate in Libya that was attacked on September 11, 2012, examined; details given from documents that the State Department denied a request for a DC plane for security travel and the shaky security in Libya. [Representative Darrell ISSA- speaks about security.] [State Department deputy spokesman Mark TONER- talks about providing planes.] A State Department statement about the Libya plane issue quoted.
(Studio: Richard Besser) The fears over an outbreak of meningitis from tainted steroid shots for back pain examined; details given about CDC actions and about compound pharmacies operating without federal oversight. [Steroid injection patient Patsy BIVINS, widow of possible victim Sharon WINGATE- comment on meningitis.] [Vanderbilt Medical Center Dr. William SCHAFFNER- comments on the compounding pharmacies not under FDA supervision.] Medical advice on the steroid injections discussed.
(Studio: Brian Ross) An ABC News investigation on theft at airports by TSA agents presented; details given about the ABC News test of TSA honesty at airports with a history of TSA theft, including the tracking of an iPad to the home of agent Andy Ramirez and about TSA stings. [Senator Charles SCHUMER - calls for random sting operations for TSA agents.] [Former TSA agent Pythias BROWN - says agents are not searched.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Person of the week 82-year-old actor Sean Connery on the 50th anniversary of the James Bond films profiled; many film clips shown. [CONNERY - explains the essence of playing Bond; reacts to getting "stuff" from fans.] Connery's background reviewed. [Actor Daniel CRAIG- talks about Connery.] The latest message from Connery quoted.