This program is about 1 hour long
(Washington: Martha Raddatz) A US report that North Korea launched a test missile that broke up in flight introduced. [Secretary of State Rex TILLERSON - reads a statement about diplomacy & military action, if necessary.] [For Reuters, President TRUMP - says we could end up having a major conflict with North Korea.]
(Studio: John Berman; Pyongyang: Will Ripley) The Korean missile that exploded during the early flight, the threat message being sent to the Trump administration, the Korean reaction to its missile test discussed.
(Studio: John Berman; White House: Jim Acosta) The reaction of Trump to the missile test, the Tillerson speech, the mixed messages from the administration discussed; Trump tweet & deputy national security adviser K.T. McFarland quoted.
(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with CNN's retired Adm. John Kirby & Christiane Amanpour about North Korea. [AMANPOUR, KIRBY - offer views on the timing of the missile launch & this "crisis point" between North Korea & the US, the quickness in which Kim Jong Un can launch a missile, the significance of what Tillerson said about policy.]
(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with CNN's Ryan Lizza, Trump supporter Jeffrey Lord, David Chalian & "New York Times" Maggie Haberman about Trump, Flynn & the Russia story. [CHALIAN, LIZZA, LORD, HABERMAN - offer views on how Trump's explanation on Flynn vetting does not hold water, how the Obama administration fired Flynn while the Trump administration hired him, how there is no evidence of Russia interfering with votes, the ongoing FBI investigation.] Other material: [In March, FBI director James COMEY - says the FBI is investigating the ties between the Russians & Trump people.]
(Studio: John Berman) What President Trump told Fox News about a new health care bill & his tax plan introduced. [TRUMP - calls it an incredible bill that could get approved by the House; states the middle class will be helped by the tax bill, but he will pay more in taxes.]
(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with CNN's Ryan Lizza, Trump supporter Jeffrey Lord, David Chalian & "New York Times" Maggie Haberman about Trump, health care & taxes. [CHALIAN, HABERMAN, LORD, LIZZA - offer views on whether the Republicans have the votes for health care with a dilemma for moderates, what the Republicans would like: to just pass something, whether Trump will pay more under the new tax plan, the tax rates of the JFK era.]
(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with Trump biographer Michael D'Antonio, CNN's Trump supporter Jeffrey Lord, David Chalian & "New York Times" Maggie Haberman about Trump & the presidency. [CHALIAN, LORD, D'ANTONIO - offer views on Trump's view of the unique job of being president, what JFK & Truman said about the job, Trump's previous life in business, how he loves New York City, how he is accountable as president, how Trump keeps talking about his election win.] Other material: [April 29, 2000, President OBAMA - says he is surprised about all the critical issues before the president.]
(Studio: John Berman) A discussion held with historian Doris Kearns Goodwin about Trump at 100 days. [KEARNS - offer views on JFK's first 100 days, whether Trump learned during this shift from campaign to governing, the signs to look for as to his learning, his focus on the election win, how the two Roosevelts loved the job, how events control a president.]
(New York: Anderson Cooper) A visit with CNN Anthony Bourdain about his Los Angeles show featuring Mexican food to start the new season discussed.