This program is 30 minutes long
(Fairfield, California: Will Carr) The two cases of coronavirus in California with no ties to a cause, the CDC testing system examined; details given of the tracking of the first person, a CDC whistleblower 's complaints about lack of proper training for those involved with returning Americans who are still under quarantine, the case of cruise ship passenger Mark Jorgensen. [Solano County health officer Dr. Bela MAYAS@- comments on these cases.] [Representative John GARAMENDI@- says the woman was not tested.] [Voice of Center for Immunization & Respiratory Diseases, CDC, Dr. Nancy MESSONNIER@- comments on CDC testing.] [Representative Jimmy GOMEZ@- raises questions about the workers.] The issue of community spread of the virus discussed.
(London: James Longman) The WHO assessment of the global scope of the coronavirus reviewed; scenes shown of actions being taken in Lebanon, Switzerland, Japan, Italy, Iran; details given about Pope Francis's health. [WHO's Dr. Michael RYAN@- says this is the reality check.] The State Department warning against travel to Italy discussed.
(Studio: David Muir) A case in Hong Kong of a dog with the coronavirus noted.
(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.
(White House: Jonathan Karl) A statement from President Trump about US preparedness for the coronavirus introduced; Representative Thom Tillis's letter about the threat to service members quoted. [TRUMP - says we have not lost anyone in the US.] [Representative Mark TARANO - talks about the briefing from Dr. Anthony Fauci.] Trump's second attempt to nominate Representative John Ratcliffe as national intelligence director discussed, which will be a tough confirmation, discussed.
(Charleston, South Carolina: Terry Moran) The issue of the coronavirus in the Democratic presidential election campaign on the eve of the South Carolina primary examined; scenes shown from the campaign trail. [Former Vice President Joe BIDEN, Senator Bernie SANDERS, Mayor Pete BUTTIGIEG - criticize President Trump.] Mike Bloomberg ad shown.
(New York: Rob Marciano) The two storm systems making snow & cold weather in the East & Midwest & West reviewed; weather maps shown.