This program is about 1 hour long
(Las Vegas: Anderson Cooper; Washington: John King) Trump's stunning national poll numbers with Trump & Ted Cruz close in Iowa discussed; poll statistics cited.
(Las Vegas: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Jake Tapper, Amanda Carpernter, Nia-Malika Henderson, David Axelrod & Trump supporter Andy Dean about the Republicans. [TRUMP - says Cruz does not have the temperament to be president.] [TAPPER, HENDERSON, AXELROD, DEAN. CARPENTER - speculate about Trump & Cruz in the debate, the Republican Party split, cruz's potential in the primaries, the Iowa & New Hampshire contests.]
(Las Vegas: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion continued with CNN's Jake Tapper, Kevin Madden, Amanda Carpernter, Nia-Malika Henderson, David Axelrod & Trump supporter Andy Dean about the Republicans, the debate & foreign policy. [MADDEN, HENDERSON, AXELROD, BEAN, CARPENTER - comment on the national security & foreign policy issues in tomorrow's debate, Obama's policies, Donald Trump, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio & the security debate.]
(Las Vegas: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Republican strategist Sean Spicer & CNN's Nia-Malika Henderson, Gloria Borger & Michael Smerconish about the Republican Party & their debate. [SPICER, BORGER, HENDERSON, SMERCONISH - offer views on the party, the final debate of the year, the primaries, the party & the issues, Trump running as an independent.]
(Las Vegas: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Tom Fuentes & Philip Mudd about the San Bernardino investigation. [FUENTES - explains the volume of visas to be vetted.] [MUDD - suggests identity has changed so will Silicon Valley cooperate with the government; explains why it is difficult to get information on one's religion.]
(Washington: Tom Foreman) Heidi Cruz, the wife of presidential candidate Senator Ted Cruz, profiled; details given about her background; family scenes shown. [Heidi CRUZ - talks about here husband; campaigns for her husband.]