This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Phoenix: Miguel Marquez) The reaction to this controversial bill, when the governor is likely to decide on signing the bill and the view of the business community discussed; scenes shown of demonstrators outside the capital.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Congressman John Kavanagh and NYU law professor Kenji Yoshino about the Arizona bill. [In Phoenix, KAVANAGH- defends the bill as religious freedom; debates the language of the bill.] [In-studio, YOSHINO - comments on what a "substantial burden" would mean in the law.]
(Newark, New Jersey: Randi Kaye) The Catholic Church's support of the expansion of the Newark vacation home of Archbishop John Myers examined; scenes shown of the house in Pittstown; details given about the cost of the house renovation while church facilities, including schools, have been closed, and other spending sprees by the archbishop. [Former priest Robert HOATSON- calls the spending "extravagant" and unnecessary for a priest, who will need a staff.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with "New York Times" writer Michael Powell and Center for Church Management and Business Ethics director Charles Zech about the Newark house. [POWELL - says the extravagant home was bought with parishioners' money.] [ZECH - says this spending is hard to defend.]
(Studio: Randi Kaye) The anti-government protests in Venezuela with President Nicholas Maduro blaming the US; the suspension of an Ole Miss fraternity after members put a noose around the campus statue of James Meredith; a report on firefighters who would not help a Washington, DC, man across the street; Under Armour's renewed contract with the US speedskaters despite the controversy over the suit; the death of newsman Garrick Utley reported.
(At the US-Mexico border: Kyung Lah) The borderline purgatory for immigrants deported from the US to Mexico examined; details given about the case of Miguel Valdez, whose green card was revoked and is now stateless in Mexico. [Deported, VALDEZ, Fernando MIRANDA, activist Hector BARAJAS- talk about their situation.]