This program is 29 minutes long
(Boston: Jim Axelrod) The tributes to Kennedy featured; scenes shown from Boston. [Mourners Betty FULLER, John BARNETT, Melida & Carlos ARREDONDO - speak about Kennedy.]
(Studio: Katie Couric) Kennedy's personal touch examined; scenes shown of some community centers he helped establish, his involvement in education & with the Massachusetts relatives of victims of September 11, 2001. [KENNEDY - speaks about the human face.] [Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers president/CEO James HUNT- talks about the 52 community health centers in the state.] [Linda MONTANES, young student Larenai SWANN- comment.] [9/11 widow Cindy McGINTY- calls Kennedy her guardian angel.] [Parents of soldier killed in Iraq, Alma & Brian HART, KENNEDY - talk about the dangers for the soldiers.]
(Weedpatch, California: John Blackstone) The legislation championed by the senator reviewed; details given about the Immigration Reform & Control Act of 1986, the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act & Title IX guaranteeing women equal opportunity in school sports. [Daughter of immigrant farm worker Daniella PRADO, mother & disabled daughter Jean & Tracy TURNER, volleyball coach Brianna MOORE- praise Kennedy's help.]
(New York: Jon LaPook) The research on experimental treatments for brain cancer reviewed; details given about the approach using drugs & personal treatment & the need for federal funding of cancer research. [Cancer patient Susan ROHAN- comments on her disease.] [Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke Dr. Henry FRIEDMAN- talks about the short survival time.] [NYU Langone Medical Dr. Michael GRUBER- cites the treatment with Avastin.]
(Los Angeles: Sandra Hughes) The end to the 1991 kidnapping in California of Jaycee Dugard featured; photos of kidnapper Phillip Garrido & Jaycee shown. [In 2003, stepfather & mother Carl & Terry PROBYN- comment on living the nightmare.] [El Dorado County Undersheriff Fred KOLLAR- comments on the case.] [Garrido acquaintance Jim MOLINO- talks about Garrido.]
(Hyannis Port, Massachusetts: Jeff Glor) The Kennedy family featured; past scenes & photos shown; details given about the children of the three Kennedy brothers & sister Eunice & their political involvement. ["Last Lion" editor Peter CANELLOS- says there is nothing comparable to the Kennedys.] ["The Kennedy Legacy" author Vincent BZDEK- talks about the reshaping of the legacy.] [In 1999, Bobby KENNEDY, Jr. - talks about responsibility.] [In 1998, Edward KENNEDY - talks about high standards.]
(Studio: Katie Couric) CBS coverage of the funeral on Saturday announced.