This program is about 1 hour long
(Washington: Tom Foreman) The issues of the economy & independence in these elections reviewed; details given about voters' wish for change as indicated in the polls & the votes in Virginia & New Jersey & the extent of the shift among independents. What the voters said about whether this was a referendum on President Obama &/or his economic policies discussed.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The Congressional race in upstate New York summed up. [In interview, Obama for America campaign manager David PLOUFFE- talks about the election in the 23rd district where the Republicans purged moderates.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Republican strategist Liz Cheney about the elections. [STEELE - says he wants more Republicans going to Congress.] [CHENEY - speaks about the Republicans, the race in the 23rd & the chaos there; says conservatives are mobilized & believe in limited government.]
(Studio: Erica Hill) The discovery of an 11th victim at the Cleveland home; the first shipment of H1N1 swine flu vaccine to soldiers in Iraq & Afghanistan; the Federal Reserve's interest rate decision & a Pennsylvania woman & her daughter holding signs showing they stole reported; signs shown.
(Studio: Randi Kaye) A scathing report from the office of the inspector general on the failure of California parole officers to find kidnap victim Jaycee Dugard while supervising sex offender Philip Garrido reviewed & discussed; scenes shown of the Garrido property; details given about the extent of the failure in the supervisory system.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Jeffrey Toobin & Lisa Bloom about this report. [TOOBIN - talks about the limits of technology in monitoring sex offenders.] [BLOOM - outlines what the parole officers should have done in this case.]
(Studio: Erica Hill) Senate vote to extend unemployment benefits & the tax credit for home buyers; the cancellation of an event with both former Presidents Bill Clinton & George Bush & the dropping of Carrie Prejean's lawsuits after a sex tape surfaced reported.