This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Jake Tapper) Huckabee's appeal to various groups of Republicans examined; scenes shown of him playing guitar and campaigning. [HUCKABEE - says Iowans believe him; defends his record in Arkansas; talks about the fund-raising hurdle and the polls.] [Mitt ROMNEY - criticizes Huckabee on taxes and illegal immigrants.]
(Studio: Charles Gibson; Washington: George Stephanopoulos) The Huckabee support in Iowa now that he has corralled the conservative vote, the level of steadfast support for him versus Romney, the overall lead by former New York City Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and the factors helping Huckabee discussed.
(Studio: Charles Gibson) The finalizing of the primary/caucus calendar for 2008 noted.
(Chicago: Barbara Pinto) The massive holiday migration that turned out to be relatively smooth featured; scenes shown from O'Hare International Airport in Chicago and other airports and roads. [Chicago TRAVELLER; in New York City, flyer Maggie SLUDT, FAA air traffic control center's Thomas PACCIONE- comment on air travel.] [In Iowa, MOTORIST - comments.]
(Baghdad: Miguel Marquez) The improving conditions in Iraq's West Baghdad neighborhood of Ghazaliya featured; scenes shown of a January attack on a US military convoy that included an ABC crew and the quiet neighborhood today; details given about the difficulties for residents to return home. [Guardian LTC Ra'ad Ali HASSAN- comments on his role in the neighborhood.] [Al Hasan Bakery Bashar MUSTAFA- says it's safe.]
(New York: Robert Krulwich) The future shock for rising oil and gasoline prices linked to populations in rising nations examined; statistics on vehicle and drivers in the US versus France, Japan, India and China cited.
(Rancho Bernardo, California: Neal Karlinsky) The aftermath of the wildfires for Californians who lost their homes featured; scenes shown from Rancho Bernardo of the Sullivan family a month ago and today; details given about the explosion for small businesses related to fire recovery. [Fire victim Leann SULLIVAN- comments on their lost clothes and future house.] [D-Mac Restoration Dan MACARI- comments.]
(New York: Bill Weir) Shauna Fleming's programs for giving thanks to the US military at home and abroad featured; details given about her project of sending thank you notes and now phone text messages; scenes shown of college students texting. [amillionthanks.org founder FLEMING - comments on the idea of sending text messages to the soldiers.] [Two SOLDIERS - react.] [College student Maria SANCHEZ- comments.]