This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: Randi Kaye) The timing of the new recommendations for mammograms for women to screen for breast cancer & the status of the health care reform bill explained; a statement from HHS Secretary Kathleen Sebelius about the panel quoted; bill excerpt about insurance coverage quoted.
(Studio: Erica Hill) Live discussion held with Women's Media Center's Gloria Steinem, "US News & World Report" Bernadine Healy & former Hewlett Packard CEO Carly Fiorina about panel recommendations & federal policy. [HEALY - questions the response from Sebelius.] [In studio, STEINEM - says we have to fight for individualized treatment; comments on health issues, including breast cancer & abortion.] [FIORINA - questions the cancer screening guidelines by explaining her own case of breast cancer.]
(Washington: Tom Foreman) This critical stage of health care reform examined; Republican TV attack ad shown; details given about the Democratic deal-making & the hurdles to passing a bill, including the public option. [Senator Mary LANDRIEU - comments.] [Senators Joseph LIEBERMAN, Bernie SANDERS - offer views on a public plan.] How any of the issues could halt the bill's progress discussed.
(Studio: Randi Kaye) The announcement by the Consumer Products Safety Commission of the biggest ever recall of cribs made by Stork Craft; President Obama's ninth meeting with his advisers about sending more troops to Afghanistan; ethics charges against South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford; a report on a surge in existing home sales & Rhodes scholarship for two dating students from the University of North Carolina reported.
(Studio: Erica Hill) Live discussion held with CNN's Joe Johns & Jeffrey Toobin & former federal prosecutor Bill Burck about the civilian trial decision. [BURCK - explains what makes the trial of Khalid Sheikh Mohammed different: that he will put America on trial; states the case for using military courts.] [In studio, TOOBIN - says there has to be a trial somewhere & Mohammed will get a chance to testify somewhere.] [JOHNS - says this has been a political football for a long time going back to President Bush's presidency.]
(Studio: Randi Kaye) The return to work by Dr. Conrad Murray, the late Michael Jackson's personal physician; the plea from the man, Michael Barrett, accused of making secret nude videos of CNN reporter Erin Andrews; the book signing by former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin at Ft. Hood, Texas; the approval numbers for Palin versus President Obama & how celebrity chef Paula Deen got hit in the face by a flying ham reported; Deen shown.