This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The role of Nancy Reagan as first lady reviewed; scenes & photos shown; details given about US-USSR relations under Reagan, the condolences from the Bushes & Carters. [Historian Michael BESCHLOSS@- says she protected her husband.] [Former Reagan aide Gail BURT@- asys Reagan knew he could deal with Premier Mikhail Gorbachev.] [Reagan biographer Lou CANNON@- says Nancy pulled him back.]
(Studio: Lester Holt) Live interview held with Reagan staffer James Baker about the Reagans. [From Houston, BAKER - talks the Reagan relationship: the love story, her role as his protector, her activity in his political campaigns & her role as protector of his legacy.]
(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(SImi Valley: Miguel Almaguer) The tributes at the Reagan library in California upon Nancy's death featured; scenes shown from the Reagan ranch, the presidential library where she will be buried. [WELL-WISHER, Charlie WYNN - comment.] [R. REAGAN - thanks "my Nancy."]
(Studio: Lester Holt) The condolences from presidential candidates Hillary Clinton, Bernie Sanders, Donald Trump, Marco Rubio, Ted Cruz & John Kasich quoted.
(Flint: Kristen Welker) The battleground Michigan for the Democrats with tonight's debate in Flint featured; scenes shown; details given about the political issue. [SANDERS, CLINTON, former President Bill CLINTON - campaign.] [Flint Mayor Karen WEAVER@- says Flint needs long-term solutions.]
(Jacksonville, Florida: Gabe Gutierrez) The Republicans in Florida after Super Saturday with Ted Cruz surging featured. [TRUMP - says Marco Rubio had a bad night & should drop out.] [CRUZ - cites his five wins.] [Republican strategist Reed GALEN - says it is a two-man race.] [Senator Lindsey GRAHAM@- comments on Cruz as the alternative.] [RUBIO - comments.] The coming Republican state votes cited. [John KASICH - campaigns.]
(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: Bill Neely) The second anniversary of the disappearance of Malaysia Flight MH-370 featured; scenes shown of memorials in Malaysia, plane debris. [American Blaine GIBSON?- talks about looking for clues.] [Passengers' relative Grace NELSON - expresses her feelings.] [Plane captain's friend Mohd NOOR@- says "don't give up."]
(New York: Harry Smith) A look at the enduring Reagan love story in light of the death of former first lady Nancy Reagan presented; many Reagan photos shown. [N. REAGAN - reads Ronnie's letter.]