This program is 29 minutes long
(New York: Stephanie Sy) A developing story on the death of philanthropist Jeffry Picower, a money-making investor in Bernard Madoff's Ponzi scheme, featured. [Palm Beach Fire Rescue Chief Don TAYLOR- comments.]
(Studio: Dan Harris, Brian Ross) Picower's role as a major player behind the scenes who was the principal beneficiary in Madoff's scheme & what is being said about his death, discussed.
(Baghdad: Gabriel Gatehouse) A pair of planned suicide car bombings in Baghdad, Iraq, featured; scenes, including cell phone video of the explosion, fire, damaged buildings, rescue efforts; details given of concerns about Iraqi security forces after this attack.
(Studio: Dan Harris; Washington: Martha Raddatz) The US plans to continue a troop drawdown in Iraq discussed.
(Los Angeles: Lisa Fletcher) The long lines of people hoping to get a vaccination for the H1N1 swine flu featured; scenes shown from Los Angeles; details given about President Obama's declaration of a national emergency & of the flu's impact on young people. [Waiting, several PEOPLE; Los Angeles County department of health services Dr. Jonathan FIELDING- comment on the flu & the vaccine.]
(Washington: David Kerley) The work by Senator Harry Reid on a Senate health care bill that includes the public option of a government-run plan to compete with private insurance featured; details given about the multiple options of the public option. [Senators Charles SCHUMER, Claire McCASKILL - comment on the support.] [Republican Senator Mitch McCONNELL - worries about the cost.]
(Studio: Dan Harris) The response from Kellogg's & Quaker quoted.
(Des Moines: Barbara Pinto) What happened to moviemaking in Iowa after the state offered the industry a tax credit examined; scenes shown from Des Moines; details given about the criminal abuse of tax credits that stopped the action. [Casting director Bill MARINELLA- talks about all the actors in Iowa; states he is now stuck in Iowa.] [Iowa House Republican leader state representative Kraig PAULSEN- says there was misuse & abuse.] [Makeup artist Mary Kate GALES- says her jobs dried up.] [Mackinac Center for Public Policy Michael LaFAIVE- questions revenue generation at the states.]
(Chicago: Eric Horng) A story of heroism at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, in which mother & daughter Leigh & Faye Gilmore were saved by two complete strangers after the attack presented; virtual view of the towers & video of their reunion in Chicago shown. [GILMORES, former WTC Marriott engineer Greg FREDERICK- describe what happened eight years ago.] Excerpts from a History Channel special on the Gilmores shown.