This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Bob Orr) The zone of misery from this snowstorm featured; scenes shown of snow in Washington, DC, snowy highways, Interstate 95; details given about power outages. [MOTORIST, plow driver George HAMMILL, MAN - react to the weather.] [AccuWeather.com meteorologist Bernie RAYNO- calls this the biggest December snowstorm for Washington.]
(Studio: Jeff Glor) Report introduced.
(New York: Randall Pinkston) The holiday travel problems featured; scenes shown from the LaGuardia Airport & closed airports & closed roads in Virginia & West Virginia; details given about flight cancellations. [In the airport, two travellers, WOMAN, Alicia TORRES, voice of stranded driver Robin HOOTER, AAA Robert SINCLAIR- react to the weather.]
(New York: Manuel Gallegus) The impact of the Eastern snowstorm on holiday shopping this "Super Saturday" featured; scenes shown from the malls & streets; details given about chain stores in the storm's path & online shopping. [New York SHOPPERS, Tourneau salesman Brian McMAHON, Telsey Advisory Group Dana TELSEY- comment on shopping & selling.]
(Capitol Hill: Chip Reid) The overhaul of health care with the Senate bill that is being worked on this weekend featured; details given about the 60 votes needed by Democrats, the dealing with the Nebraska senator over abortion funding & the bill's coverage without a public option. [Senator Bill NELSON - says he intends to vote for health care reform.] [President OBAMA - says we are on the cusp of making reform a reality.] [Senator Mitch McCONNELL - calls the bill a train wreck.] [Senator Olympia SNOWE - opposes expansion of government.]
(Lakeville, Massachusetts: Anthony Mason) How singers are making their own records by raising the money featured; details given about two singers' stories. [Singers Amy CORREIA, Jill SOBULE- praise their fans for their help.] [Investor Jill POTTINGER- explains investing in Jill.]