This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Nancy Cordes) Petraeus’s sudden resignation examined; statements from Petraeus and President Obama quoted; details given about the plans for Petraeus to testify about the attack on the US consulate in Libya and the installment of CIA deputy director Michael Morell as acting director; photos shown of Petraeus with wife Holly. [White House press secretary Jay CARNEY – says he doesn’t have any personnel announcements to make.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley, John Miller) Why the FBI would investigate the CIA director and whether classified information or secrets were divulged discussed.
(Studio: Scott Pelley) Whether the White House knew about this before the election noted. [With CBS correspondent Bob Schieffer, White House advisor David AXELROD – says Obama did not know.] Petraeus’s military service reviewed; photos shown.
(Pentagon: David Martin) Petraeus’s CIA career examined; details given about his role in the drone war in Pakistan and Yemen, his response to the consulate attack and the changed role of the CIA since 9/11. [During his confirmation hearing, PETRAEUS – says he wanted this job.]
(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) The disagreement between Obama and Speaker of the House John Boehner on higher tax rates for the wealthy featured; details given about tax deductions that could be eliminated to raise revenues. [BOEHNER – says there are loopholes and all kinds of deductions.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley; Washington: Bob Schieffer) The likelihood Obama and Boehner will make a deal discussed.
(Oceanport, New Jersey: Mark Strassmann) The need for housing for evacuees and responders in New Jersey after the storm featured; scenes shown of the tents at a shelter camp in Oceanport, wrecked buildings; details given about the extent of FEMA disaster assistance. [FEMA's Gene ROMANO- says the goal is to get the power back on, get everyone into housing and close this facility down.] [Seaside Park, New Jersey resident Karen HUTCHINSON – describes the devastation at her house.]
(Toms River, New Jersey: Steve Hartman) The story of how Hurricane Sandy brought Mike Iann and his dad Tony closer together when Mike tried to save his grandfather’s house in Toms River, New Jersey, presented. [M. IANN – describes telling his father he was going to die; recounts being swept away by the water and writing a good-bye note; says when you think you're going to die you think about who means the most to you.] [T. IANN – says he thought Mike was not coming back.]