This program is 29 minutes long
(New York: Rehema Ellis) The snow in the South and Northeast featured; scenes shown from the snowy highway in Memphis, Birmingham, Alabama, Atlanta and kids playing in snow. [DRIVER, The Weather Channel Julie MARTIN, WOMAN, KID, NBC meteorologist Jeff RANIERI- comment on the snowstorm.]
(Studio: Natalie Morales) Report introduced.
(Atlanta: Carl Parker) The March storm in the South and East reviewed; weather maps shown.
(New Orleans: Ron Mott) The last patrol in New Orleans for the National Guard after Hurricane Katrina left the city paralyzed featured; scenes shown from the streets of New Orleans at night; details given about the crime fighting. [Louisiana Air National Guard Brig. Gen. Ben SOILEAU, Sgt. Howard TURNER- comment on the mission in the city.] [Store owner Calvin STEWART, resident Colin PHILLIPS - comment on the National Guard police presence.]
(Washington: Pete Williams) The issue of the constitutionality of a full voting member in the House for the District of Columbia featured; details given about the measure of adding two seats in DC and Utah. [Delegate Eleanor Holmes NORTON - says they should have a vote.] [George Washington University professor Jonathan TURLEY- talks about the Constitution's provisions on "states."]
(Washington: Lisa Myers) The controversy over the new version of Marine One, the President's helicopter fleet, examined; scenes shown of several presidents with the 'copters; details given about the Lockheed Martin contract to build 28 new helicopters, their capabilities and a Pentagon review of the costs. [Senator John McCAIN, President OBAMA - talk about the Marine helicopters.] [Former helicopter pilot Lt. Col. Gene BOYER - raises questions.] [Lexington Inst. Loren THOMPSON- comments on the expense.]
(New York: Peter Alexander) The story of two Indians, Dinesh Kumar Patel and Rinku Singh, trying out as baseball pitchers for the Pittsburgh Pirates presented; scenes shown of the rookies at spring training after winning a tryout on an India TV show; details given about the potential market for baseball in India. [PATEL, SINGH - talk about their lives.] [Pirates general manager Neal HUTCHINSON- says it will be a challenge.]