This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live interview held with Clapper. [CLAPPER - denies saying there were spies in the campaign: to find out if the Russians were seeking leverage by using an informant; questions the connotation of the word "spy"; offers views on Trump's view he is being victimized by a "deep state" while he wants to undermine the investigation by special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller, his reaction to the maligning tweets from the president, how this puts pressure on senior leaders in the intelligence community.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Carl Bernstein, "New York Times" Julia Hirschfeld Davis & former FBI agent Josh Campbell about the president & the spy issue. [BERNSTEIN, DAVIS, CAMPBELL - offer views on Trump creating a fictional narrative & being enabled by the Republican Party while he covers up the Russia investigation, how the intelligence community has remained bipartisan while the president is using his narrative, why only Republicans will get to see the information, Bernstein's book about Watergate & press secretary Ron Ziegler.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion continued with CNN's Carl Bernstein, "New York Times" Julia Hirschfeld Davis & former FBI agent Josh Campbell about the president & the spy issue. [BERNSTEIN, DAVIS, CAMPBELL - offer views on what Watergate was about: that the president is not above the rule of law while Trump is trying to bury the rule of law with help from the Republican Party, the "lies by President Trump" day after day & the party goes along with the false narrative, the political approach of the Republicans while waiting to see what special counsel former FBI director Robert Mueller finds, that there could be lasting damage to American institutions.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Gloria Borger) The significance of Kushner's long second interview with his connection to the Russians & role in the Comey firing discussed.
(New York: Randi Kaye) The House Intelligence Committee investigation that started out as bipartisan with Republican Nunes & Democrat Representative Adam Schiff reviewed; details given about the Nunes "midnight run" & his later conspiracy & now in the FBI spy issue theory. [March 15, 2017, SCHIFF - comments on non-partisan.] [March 22, 2017, NUNES - comments on his duty.] [Feb. 5, NUNES - says political dirt was used by the FBI.] [May 20, NUNES - says "if" about the FBI spy ring.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Representative Joaquin Castro. [CASTRO - offers views on his exchange with Nunes about Democrats being in the meeting today, how President Trump is trying to handicap his liability in the Russia investigation, that Trump is using people in the legislature to do his dirty work.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Elise Labott) The comments from national security adviser John Bolton about "the Libya model" & the North Korean view of what happened to Libyan leader Muammar el-Kadhafi after the agreement, the high-level talks before the summit meeting with threats from Kim Jong Un to cancel the summit & the issue of denuclearization discussed.