This program is about 13 hours long
(White House: Erin McPike) The administration’s reaction to the state-mandated quarantines reviewed; details given about opposition from National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci and US Ambassador to U.N. Samantha Power; statement from an administration official quoted.
(Studio: Ana Cabrera) Differing views on the quarantines noted. [FAUCI – worries about the disincentive for health care workers.] [Representative Tim MURPHY- supports quarantine.] Live interview held with Representative Adam Schiff. [From Los Angeles, SCHIFF – says the quarantines are rash.] Live press conference from New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio about the Ebola crisis joined. [De BLASIO – praises the work of Bellevue Hospital, health care workers and first responders; comments on Spencer’s treatment; says disrespecting nurses is unacceptable; comments on the case of nurse Kaci Hickox; says we are working with state & federal partners; says there is no reason for New Yorkers to be alarmed; thanks New York City Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Bassett; outlines what to do if you think you’re infected; recommends getting a flu shot.]
(Studio: Ana Cabrera; New York: Elizabeth Cohen) De Blasio’s remarks discussed.
(Studio: Ana Cabrera) Live press conference from New York City continued. [NYC Health and Hospitals Corp. president Dr. Ram RAJU- updates Spencer’s condition.] [De BLASIO – comments on his conversation with Spencer; calls Spencer a hero.] [Bellevue Hospital medical director Dr. Nathan LINK- says we began preparing 3 months ago; says Spencer’s care is under the direction of Dr. Laura Evans; says the nurses are heroes.]
(Studio: Ana Cabrera; New York: Elizabeth Cohen) The remarks from Raju and Link discussed.
(Studio: Ana Cabrera) Live interview continued with Schiff about the Ebola crisis. [SCHIFF – responds to de Blasio’s call to treat nurses with respect; comments on Ebola quarantines & protocols.]
(Marysville: Dan Simon) The investigation into the shooting updated; details given about the identification of the girl who was killed as Zoe Galasso; scenes shown of the makeshift memorial at Marysville-Pilchuck High School. [Galasso’s friend Kayanna ANDREWS, WOMAN – comment.]