This program is 29 minutes long
(Mesa, Arizona: Jake Tapper) President Obama's plans to help homeowners featured; details given about the three parts of the homeowner stability plan. [Phoenix foreclosure victim Merrilee MABEE- says "it's gone."] [In Mesa, OBAMA - says the American dream is being tested by a home mortgage crisis; states it will not reward those buying homes they could not afford.] [Voice of Treasury Secretary Tim GEITHNER - promotes the housing plan.]
(Studio: George Stephanopoulos) RealtyTrac foreclosure statistics cited.
(Miami: Jeffrey Kofman) The possible impact of the president's plan on homeowners examined; scenes shown from Miami. [Miami homeowner Rosie ALVAREZ, real estate attorney Jorge GAVIRIA; New Jersey homeowner Mike SLIKER- comment on the housing situation and the solutions.] [McCabe Research housing market analyst Jack McCABE- says the plan is not enough.]
(Studio: Brian Ross) The global manhunt for Houston banker R. Allen Stanford. who is accused of a multi-billion dollar fraud, featured; details given about his CD scam, his flambvoyant life and his lobbying activities; scenes shown from Antigua and of Stanford being hugged at the convention by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi. [Recently, STANFORD - talks about the business.] [Former Stanford Group Co. employees Mark TIDWELL, Charlie RAWL- talk about the company lies.] [On CBNC, "Sir" Allen STANFORD - jokes about his life as a billionaire.] [Senator Bill NELSON - says his campaign will give back the money.] [Former President Bill CLINTON - thanks the Stanford group.] The FBI investigation of Stanford and a Mexican drug cartel mentioned.
(Lothar and Parwan provinces, Afghanistan; Martha Raddatz) The troop surge in a dangerous part of Afghanistan where the Taliban has made gains featured; details given about the deployment of additional forces, the rising casualty rates and the counter-insurgency operations; scenes shown of the US troops. [10th Mountain Div. brigade commander Col. David HEIGHT- outlines the recent enemy attacks in the area.] [10th Mountain Div., 3rd Brigade, Pfc. Vance DIXON- comments on the operation.]
(Washington: Lisa Stark) The investigation into possible pilot error in the crash of Continental Connection Colgan Flight 3407 near Buffalo, New York, examined; scenes shown from the crash site; details given about indications the pilot raised the plane's nose following a stall warning. [Aviation consultant John NANCE - comments on the pilot's actions and perceptions.] Colgan statement defending pilot Marvin Renslow quoted.
(Washington: David Wright) The role of Michelle Obama as first lady examined; scenes shown from the Black History event at the White House for school children and of Michelle's recent visits and speeches. [OBAMA - jokes with the kids and about growing up.] [ABC News Cokie ROBERTS= says she puts her children first.]
(Gansbaii, South Africa: Nick Watt) Swimming off the South Africa coast with the endangered great white sharks featured; scenes shown of cage diving underwater off Gansbaai. [Save Our Seas Foundation Alison KOCK- explains how cage diving helps us understand the shark.] [Shark Savers Julie ANDERSON- says we need sharks.]