This program is about 1 hour long
(Washington: Elise Labbat) The issue of FBI director James Comey's memos about his meetings with President Trump, how Comey wants to speak with special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller before testifying examined; details given about the memo indicating Trump asked Comey to back off his investigation of national security director Michael Flynn, who refused to give documents to a House committee. [Senator Jack REED- comments on documents.] [Senators Mark WARNER, Richard BURR - comment on Flynn.] [Tuesday, national intelligence dir. Dan COATS- asks to withhold commenting on the collusion issue.] The documents handed over by former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort, Trump hiring of personal attorney Mark Kasowitz & the dissatisfaction with former Senator Joe Lieberman as attorney general choice noted.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's retired Adm. John Kirby, Jeffrey Toobin, Paul Begala, Politico reporter Matt Nussbaum, law professor Alan Dershowitz, former Trump campaign official Bryan Lanza & Kirsten Powers about Attorney General Jeff Sessions's disclosures. [KIRBY, TOOBIN, POWERS, NUSSBAUM, DERSHOWITZ, LANZA, BEGALA - offer views on Sessions' lack of disclosure: significant or not, the issue of Comey's testimony before Congress that needs to be done in public, the issue of Sessions, Jared Kushner & Flynn about Russian contacts, the questions about Russian hacking in the election & criminality.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Paul Begala, former Trump campaign official Bryan Lanza, Kirsten Powers, Jeffrey Toobin, Politico reporter Matt Nussbaum, law professor Alan Dershowitz about Montana politics. [BEGALA, LANZA, POWERS, NUSSBAUM, TOOBIN - offer views on what happened between Gianforte & a reporter, the general rage against reporters, the tense Montana election, the health care bill issue in Montana.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) More arrests in the case & "New York Times" photos of fragments of the bomb noted.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Manchester: Christiane Amanpour) The investigation, arrests, controlled explosions, the critical threat level in Britain, the reporting out of Libya about the bomber's family & the Libya connection, the effect this will have on the British election & security & Britain's irritation with leaks from the US about the investigation discussed. [Former FBI agent Bob BAER- offers views on the sophisticated bomb used, the issue of leaks of information by the US.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's former Labor Secretary Robert Reich & former Trump campaign adviser Steven Moore about the health care bill & CBO score. [REICH - offers views on the impact of the CBO score on the bill, now in the Senate, which will come up with a bill that looks like the ACA.] [MOORE - offers views on Blue Cross/Blue Shield leaving the market in several states, how the Senate will have to rewrite the bill.]
(Washington: Tom Foreman) The anatomy of a conspiracy theory involving the murder of a Democratic National Committee staffer, Seth Rich, last July in Washington, DC, introduced; details given about the crazy theory pushed by right-wing conspiracy theorists; scenes shown from Fox News coverage. [Newt GINGRICH - says Rich was assassinated after giving e-mails to WikiLeaks.] [On Fox, Sean HANNITY- says this blows the Russian collusion narrative.] [Private detective Rod WHEELER, hacker "KIM.COM" - push the theory.] [Representative Blake FARENTHOLD- suggests an insider job."]