This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; White House: Pamela Brown) Why Trump is in attack mode on immigration, Mexico, the Justice Department with his moderating voices like Hope Hicks gone discussed,
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Ryan Lizza & Molly Ball about Trump's Twitter tear. [LIZZA - offerS views on the staff changes taking away Trump's "guardrail," so he got worked up on immigration, the lack of money in the omnibus bill for Trump's wall, how Trump actually neded the DACA program.] [BALL - offers views on his base & the immigration issue.]
(New York: Gary Tuchman) The identical script for Sinclair anchors across the country examined; scenes shown of anchors reading the mandated statement; details given about a deal between Trump & Sinclair, which owns 192 stations. A statement from Scott Livingston of Sinclair quoted.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier interview held with NewsMax Media president Christopher Ruddy about Sinclair. [RUDDY - offers views on Sinclair reporting being fair/unbiased, but there is a danger in homogenizing news.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with ABC News legal analyst Dan Abrams & NPR correspondent David Folkenflik about Sinclair's move. [ABRAMS - offer views on the threat to local stations' independence & Sinclair's lack of transparency, how they are talking about the liberal media, how local anchors are in a tough spot.] [FOLKENFLIK - offers views on local news coverage but Sinclair is trading on local trust in anchors, the expansion of Sinclair, which is nationalizing its local news coverage.]