This program is about 1 hour long
(Washington: Anderson Cooper, Dana Bash) The political status of a deal in the Senate, Speaker of the House John Boehner's position on a House vote discussed.
(Washington: Anderson Cooper; Capitol Hill: Christine Romans) A statement from Fitch that America's AAA credit could be lowered because of the US economic and political situation, how the shutdown has already hurt the economy with examples cited discussed.
(Washington: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with Representative Peter King about the need for a deal. [KING - says a real disaster is coming up because a certain group of Republicans will not go along with Boehner: that it is madness to shut down the government about Obamacare; expects the House would vote on a bill.]
(Washington: Anderson Cooper; White House: Brianna Keilar) The House's canceling of a vote on a plan to reopen the government, the shift of the focus back to the Senate, the countdown to a debt default, the possible reaction of the stock market to the political stalemate discussed.
(Washington: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with Representative Xavier Becerra about the situation. [In speech, BECERRA  - comments on the lack of common sense.] [With Anderson, BECERRA - says a Senate bill could get done quickly with bipartisan support and go to the House; suggests Republicans are playing with other people's money.]
(Washington: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former Labor Secretary/University of California at Berkeley Robert Reich about the debt issue. [REICH - says the danger of a default is growing with investors worrying about risk; outlines what the "default" timetable means; states there is a lunacy here.]
(Washington: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's John King, Gloria Borger and David Gergen about the politics of the shutdown. [KING - suggests there will not be a deal by the deadline; assesses the Republicans.] [BORGER - comments on the decision facing Speaker of the House John Boehner; states it is "theology" for some Republicans elected to kill Obamacare.] [GERGEN - says there will be a resolution this week after we run out of borrowing authority; suggests we have been downgraded in the eyes of the world: a loss of respect.]
(Washington: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Paul Begala and Alex Castellanos about the politics. [BEGALA - calls the House Republicans "a failed state" while the Senate cuts a deal, but can Boehner get a deal.] [CASTELLANOS - says the Republicans are divided but the Democrats are in worse shape; criticizes President Obama.]
(Washington: Stephanie Elam) The plea from captured terrorist Abu Anas al-Libi to charges of his involvement in the 1998 embassy bombings; the British police appeals in the case os missing girl Madeleine McCann; the awarding of the Medal of Honor to Army Capt. William Swenson for heroism in Afghanistan and the six-month anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing reported; scenes shown of bombing victim Adrianne Haslet-Davis, who is documenting her recovery for CNN. [HASLET-DAVIS - cries about standing up.]