This program is 28 minutes long
(Cairo: Clarissa Ward) The situation in Cairo amid fears of violence featured; scenes shown of the cheering anti-government protestors, military helicopters & armored vehicles, Morsi supporters. [MAN – comments.] The whereabouts of Morsi discussed.
(Studio: Jeff Glor) The US embassy’s order for non-essential personnel to leave Egypt noted.
(White House: Chip Reid) The administration’s reaction to Morsi’s ouster featured; scenes shown of Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey & Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel outside the White House; details given about the risks of remaining neutral; President Obama’s conversation with Morsi quoted. [State Department spokesperson Jen PSAKI- says we don’t take sides.]
(Washington: Wyatt Andrews) The administration’s decision to delay the employer mandate portion of the Affordable Care Act for a year examined; details given about the complaints from businesses. [Hotel Bethlehem managing partner Bruce HAINES- talks about the unintended consequences of the bill.] [White House spokesperson Jennifer PALMIERI- says we try to address problems and be flexible.] The political fallout for the administration discussed.
(Prescott, Arizona: Carter Evans) The investigation into the deaths of the Granite Mountain Hotshots reviewed; scenes shown of damage from the Yarnell fire; photo shown of lone survivor Brendan McDonough. [Battalion chief Ralph LUCAS- explains hotshot protocol.] [Flagstaff Fire Capt. Bill MORSE- comments on the shift in the winds.]
(Denver: Barry Petersen) Reactions to the new law featured; details given about the federal suit filed by sheriffs who want the law overturned; scenes shown of the Farewell to Arms event, where thousands picked up high-capacity clips before the law took effect. [Firing Line gun shop manager Richard TAYLOR, state representative Rhonda FIELDS, El Paso County Sheriff Terry MAKETA– offer views on mandating smaller ammunition clips.]
(Chicago: Dean Reynolds) A U.N. report on climate extremes in the last decade examined; details given about melting Arctic sea ice caused by rising global temperatures; statistics on climate extreme deaths, including heat wave deaths in Europe & Russia, cited. [Biologist Phil WILLINK- comments on the drop in the level of Lake Michigan due to climate change.]
(Los Angeles: Bill Whitaker) The Mission Continues organization founded by Navy SEAL Eric Greitens to help military veterans transition to civilian life through community service featured; details given about Greitens’ background. [GREITENS – says they wanted to find a way to continue to serve; says they figure out how to live productive lives.] [Former Marine S/Sgt. Jaime MAGALLANES- says we all got PTSD.]