This program is 29 minutes long
(Studio: Kate Snow) The debate over Ebola quarantines reviewed; details given about the release of nurse Kaci Hickox from mandatory quarantine after she returned from Sierra Leone and about the CDC’s new guidelines; map shown of states with quarantine provisions. [Voice of HICKOX – says this is unacceptable.] [New Jersey Governor Chris CHRISTIE – defends the quarantine.] [National Institutes of Health Dr. Anthony FAUCI- comments on the different risk categories.] [Vocal-NY Jennifer FLYNN- notes fear of quarantine will make people less likely to report.] The negative test result for a 5-year-old boy noted.
(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.
(Freetown, Sierra Leone: Chris Jansing) US Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power’s trip to the Ebola zone in Sierra Leone reviewed; scenes shown of Power in Freetown. [POWER – says the last thing we want is to stigmatize people who are doing God’s work here.] [US Freetown Embassy deputy chief of mission Kathleen FITZGIBBON- says people who do want to go home will feel not welcome in their own country.]
(Marysville, Washington: Joe Fryer) The deadly school shooting by student Jaylen Fryberg in Marysville, Washington updated; scenes shown of the moment of silence at Marysville-Pilchuck High School and at the hospital; photo shown of victims Gina Soriano & Zoe Galasso, who died, and of Shaylee Chuckulnaskit, Andrew Fryberg & Nate Hatch, who were injured; Hatch’s Tweet to the gunman quoted. [Providence Regional Medical Center Everett Dr. Joanne ROBERTS- reads a statement from Soriano’s family.] [Galasso family friend Lindsey MEASE, witness Alex HATCH- comment.] [Snohomish County Sheriff Ty TRENARY- says Fryberg invited the victims to his table via texting.]
(Ridgeway, South Carolina: Chuck Todd) Speculation that former Florida Governor Jeb Bush will run for president in 2016 examined. [Son George P. BUSH- says it’s more than likely he will run.] [On CNN last May, former President George BUSH – says he hopes Jeb runs.] [2 North Carolina VOTERS – react.] [“The Washington Post” Ruth MARCUS- notes Republican concerns about running Ted Cruz or Rand Paul against former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton.] [On Fox News, J. BUSH – says not running has generated more interest than if he said he was.] [Mother Barbara BUSH – says we’ve had enough Bushes.]
(Pahoa, Hawaii: Hallie Jackson) The lava flow from the Kilauea volcano that is threatening homes in Hawaii featured; scenes & diagram shown. [2 RESIDENTS – comment.] [US Geological Survey Kevan KAMIBAYASHI- notes the methane explosions can be very violent.]
(Hollywood: Harry Smith) The Omaze company that allows fans to buy a chance to hang out with their favorite celebrity featured; promotional video featuring actors Matt Damon & Ben Affleck shown. [Founders Matt POHLSON, Ryan CUMMINS, actor George CLOONEY, actor/Hilarity for Charity Seth ROGEN- comment on the money raised.] [Raffle Stephanie BUFFALOE- comments on her date with Rogen.]