This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: John Berman) Live interview held with "New York Times" reporter Sharon LaFraniere about Veselnikskaya. [LaFRANIERE - talks about Russian lawyer Veselnikskaya;s admission of her role as an informant, the role of the Russian prosecutor general she worked with, the information behind the Trump Tower meeting, Veselnikskaya's ties with the Russian office & the Justice Department request of said office.]
(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with CNN's Russian expert Steve Hall, "New York Times" Matthew Rosenberg & former Trump campaign official Brian Lanza about the Trump Tower meeting. [HALL, LANZA, ROSENBERG - offer views on how Russian titles don't matter, rather what Russian President Vladimir Putin wants: attack US elections, that Veselnikskaya lied to the Senate Intelligence Committee, the need to investigate Veselnikskaya's role, how Trump supporters react to any information damaging to the president, the likely interest from special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller in Veselnikskaya, how all the Russians in the Trump Tower were debriefed in Russia.]
(Studio: John Berman; Capitol Hill: Phil Mattingly) The bipartisan concerns in the Senate about Jackson's issues with limited enthusiasm for the nomination, the blame on White House for not vetting & problems with communications discussed.
(Studio: John Berman; Washington: M.J. Lee) Jackson's drug dispensing practice as White House physician with a "grab & go" practice of handing out of prescription drugs with two examples about drugs being given out casually discussed.
(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with CNN's David Axelrod & retired Adm. John Kirby about the Koreas. [KIRBY - offers views on Trump deserving some credit as well as Presidents Moon & Kim driving this, the "mad man" theory by Trump.] [AXELROD - offers views on Trump's criticism of past presidents not able to solve it, but there is a long way to go with it being complex business to reach a deal.]
(Studio: John Berman, Anthony Bourdain) The new Bourdain season starting in West Virginia discussed; scenes shown from the two in a restaurant of them drinking big beers.