This program is 29 minutes long
(White House: Jonathan Karl) The people's reaction to the first day of the shutdown reviewed; scenes shown of World War II veterans at their memorial; details given about the political ping ponging in Congress over the last week. [Veteran James NATIONS, three government WORKERS, three PEOPLE - comment.] [President OBAMA - calls it a Republican shutdown.] [With ABC's Jeff Zeleny, Representative Vicky HARTZLER- asks her salary be withheld.] 5:330Medicine: Obamacare
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The start of Obamacare introduced.
(Studio: Paul Faris) The problems with accessing the government Website for the new Affordable Care Act health program examined; details given about how one family went through the site to find plan options. [Insurance seekers Max DENNETT, two PEOPLE, salon owners VANESSA and AMAT - comment.] Questions people need to ask potential providers before signing up outlined on screen.
(New York: Linzie Janis) The road rage incident in which 30 motorcyclists surrounded a car that took off and hit more bikers who then chased the car into New York City and beat the driver reviewed; helmet cam scenes shown; details given about the investigation of the driver's actions. [Wife of injured biker Dayana MEJIA- notes her husband's injuries.] [NYPD commissioner Ray KELLY - comments on using common sense.] A statement from the Hollywood Stuntz Organization quoted. [Professional motorcycle athlete Chris McNEIL- defends bikers.]
(Studio: Richard Besser) A look at breast cancer prevention presented; scenes shown from a rural Chinese village with low breast cancer rates due to diet and exercise; details given about a link to melatonin levels as in those born blind and a vaccine that is being tested. [Walter Reed Military Medical Center Lt. Col. David VAN ECHO- talks about the vaccine.] The hopes for a vaccine and what "pink" awareness means discussed.
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The abcnewsgoespink.com Website mentioned.
(New York: Gio Benitez) The use of a glow-in-the-dark spray to solve crimes examined; scenes shown of police images of a thief glowing green from the SmartWater CSI chemical; details given about how the chemical can be used. [Ft. Lauderdale police Det. DeAnna GREENLAW- comments on the chemical.] [SmartWater CSI president Logan PIERSON- comments on the product's use around the world.]
(Washington: John Donvan) The YouTube video message from Marina Schifrin telling her boss she quits her job featured; hers and other job quit videos shown.