This program is 29 minutes long
(Studio: Anthony Mason) The latest jobs report examined; scenes shown from the WinCraft plant in Winona, Minnesota; job growth figures cited. [WinCraft president John KILLEN- notes strong sales grew his employment base.] [Economist Ellen ZENTNER- explains the impact of the payroll tax hike on GDP growth.] The drop in the length of time the average person is unemployed discussed.
(White House: Major Garrett) The proposed compromise to the health care law requirement that insurance cover birth control with a plan that would allow religious institutions to opt out of providing coverage featured. [White House press secretary Jay CARNEY – explains the White House goal to balance providing contraception with respecting religious beliefs.] [Catholic Assn. Ashley McGUIRE- says it is an unprecedented attack by the administration on religious believers and employers.]
(Los Angeles: Bill Whitaker) The decision by Los Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez to strip Cardinal Roger Mahony of his public duties following the release of church files that included names of priests accused of molesting children featured; Gomez letter and correspondence between Mahony & Monsignor Thomas Curry quoted; scenes shown of victims holding a quilt with photos of the abused. [Abuse victim Udo STRUTYNSKI- says these documents prove we were telling the truth.] [Victim Esther MILLER– says we were dealing with a giant called God.]
(Ankara, Turkey: Holly Williams) A suicide bombing at the US embassy in Ankara, Turkey reviewed scenes shown of the burning building, chaos in the street, the injured; photo shown of bomber Ecevit Sanli. [US Ambassador Francis RICCIARDIONE- praises the security guard who was killed.] The Revolutionary People's Liberation Party Front terrorist organization that Sanli belonged to discussed.
(New Orleans: Steve Hartman) Canadian Dominique Liboiron’s canoe journey from Medicine Hat, Alberta down the Mississippi River to New Orleans to honor his Uncle Mitch featured; map shown; footage shown of Mitch on his only trip to the city; scenes shown of Dominique and his family spreading Mitch’s ashes in New Orleans. [LIBOIRON – says in his head Mitch never really came back and he started his own Cajun catering company in Saskatchewan.]