This program is about 1 hour long
(Drew Griffin) The wait list problem at the Los Angeles V.A. hospital system examined; details given from wait records for appointments. [Last month, before Congress, L.A. Dr. Sky McDOUGAL?- says the wait time is four days.] V.A. statements about the waits quoted. The issue of veterans' wait times, the V.A.'s "funny math" & the Congressional investigation into the numbers report discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with V.A. Rehabilitation American Legion director Louis Celli@ about the wait issue. [CELLI - talks about the veterans & the Choice Act to eliminate delays for new patients.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Ferguson: Sara Sidner) The shooting investigation by St. Louis County police & the ongoing protests against Ferguson leadership discussed. [Ferguson commissioner member Rasheen ALDRIDGE@- says the mayor has to resign.] [In interview, Mayor James KNOWLES@- comments on the situation in the community; admits race relations are more strained.] [Resident Blake ASHBY@- defends the mayor.] The mayor's position he will not resign discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.
(Temple, Georgia: Gary Tuchman) A look at long-distance weapons firing at a distance likely used in the Ferguson shooting presented; scenes shown from a gun range in Temple, Georgia, where the reporter test fired a rifle & a pistol. [Instructor Rick ASHWORTH@- talks guns & gun safety.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) How the police were "bunched" outside the Ferguson headquarters noted; audiotape played.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former FBI agent Tom Fuentes & former NYPD officer Dan Bongino about the Ferguson police shooting. [From Ferguson, FUENTES; from Washington, BONGINO - explain the law enforcement officials in the investigation, the problems with the manhunt for the potential shooters, the violence in the city from outsiders, the reward offered, the weapon & the bullets.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with criminal defense attorney Mark Geragos & Jeffrey Toobin about OU, SAE, free speech & the law; bus video shown. [TOOBIN - says SAE has no legal case for a lawsuit; outlines the complexity of the free speech issue in this case.] [GERAGOS - explains what OU SAE can sue for; comments on First Amendment issues.]
(Washington: Athena Jones) The new allegations about Schock's travels to India as part of his work with clean water initiatives with photographer Jonathan Link@, whose presence was not disclosed, examined; photos shown; details given about allegations he has used taxpayer & campaign money for personal visits. [With CNN, SCHOCK - comments briefly.]
(Scotland: Max Foster) An exclusive interview held with Britain's Prince Charles on his planned trip to the US; past photos from his US visits shown. [CHARLES - says he has been to the US 20 times; offers reminiscences.] The questions about how Americans will "warm" to Camilla this time noted.
(Studio: Gary Tuchman) A massive cyclone that hit Vanuatu; President Obama's meeting with the family of Kayla Mueller, who was executed in Syria by ISIS; how tomorrow is pi day.