This program is 29 minutes long
(Newtown, Connecticut: Seth Doane) A visit with young victim Daniel Barden’s parents, Jackie and Mark Barden, one month after the shooting presented. [J. BARDEN – says she tries not to think about that day; says it is easier to get a gun than a kitten.] [M. BARDEN – talks about Daniel; recounts a call from Vice President Joe Biden.]
(Studio: Scott Pelley) Photo of President Obama after hearing about the tragedy shown.
(White House: Major Garrett) Obama's call for a ban on the sale of high capacity ammunition magazines and for criminal and mental health background checks for gun sales featured; details given about Biden’s other proposals. [In press conference, OBAMA - says there are steps to ensure an individual can’t walk into a school and gun down a bunch of children; acknowledges the fear that everyone’s guns will be taken away.]
(Los Angeles: Ben Tracy) The decision in California not to share flu vaccine with other states in order to save it for the weeks ahead featured. [Cedars-Sinai Medical Center Dr. Rekha MURTHY- says we are seeing an uptick; says flu is inevitable.]
(Austin, Texas: Anna Werner) The battle over women’s health care in Texas with a judge’s ruling upholding the ban against Planned Parenthood examined; details given about participation in the revamped program; statement from the Texas Women’s Health Program quoted. [College student Emily HOWELL- reacts.] [Earlier, Governor Rick PERRY – says we have providers out there that are not involved in the delivery of abortion services; states other providers can pick up the slack.]
(Milton, Georgia: David Martin) The reaction of former Air Force pilot Mike Ross to nomination of Timothy Dorsey, who shot him down in a friendly fire incident 25 years ago, for promotion to admiral featured; footage shown of the shootdown over the Mediterranean; details given about Ross’s degenerating injuries. [ROSS – says the incident ruined his life and he is 100 percent disabled by Air Force standards; states Dorsey’s nomination almost made him sick.]