This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) What President Trump said about Khashoggi after days of denials by the administration about the Saudis. [TRUMP - says he appears dead so a response will have to be severe.] [Secretary of State Mike POMPEO - relays what the Saudis have said about investigating the disappearance.] The issue of whether any Saudi investigation could be transparent outlined.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with former US ambassador to Saudi Arabia Robert Jordan. [From Dallas, JORDAN - offers views on the fact that a murder occurred with the issue being whether it reached up the chain of command to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, what American intelligence can detect about the Saudis involved, the issue of a replacement for MBS, his track record of failures in Arab states making his suitability to become king questionable, the US need for ambassadors in Saudi Arabia & Turkey.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's analyst Max Boot & former CIA officer Bob Baer about Saudi Arabia & this murder. [BOOT - offers views on how the US is handling Saudi Arabia, how "crown prince" Jared Kushner is letting Saudi Arabia do whatever it wants: a failed strategy of a blank check from the Trump administration to Saudi Arabia.] [BAER - offers views on how MBS is absolutely involved & ordered this hit impulsively: he cannot succeed his father to the throne & has to go, how US-Saudi policy is a catastrophe.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's David Gergen & Kirsten Powers about the White House argument. [GERGEN - offers views on how this kind of chaos at the White House between two strong willed individuals with Trump wanting to crack down on the border as an election issue, the new idea of Trump wanting to send troops to the border, the idea of creating jobs in Central America to cut down immigration to the US.] [POWERS - offers views on how Kelly is a hardliner on the issue, too, how people come to the border to escape.] [COLLINS - offers views on the administration immigration policy, the Kelly-Bolton relationship.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper; studio: John King) A look at the president's role in the election campaigning, especially the Senate races in Montana, Nevada & Arizona, the House races discussed; electronic map shown.
(Washington: Tom Foreman) The fight in Washington over the future home of the FBI & the link to President Trump's Washington, DC, hotel examined; map shown of possible FBI sites in Maryland, Virginia & DC; details given about the Trump administration's opposition to the suburban plan & the Democratic opposition now to selling the DC property for commercial development. [CNN's Norm EISEN- says the government won't explain Trump's reasoning.] The Inspector General's view of the presidential input on the FBI building discussed.