This program is 28 minutes long
(Vatican: Jim Sciutto) The crisis in the Catholic Church over sex abuse by priests featured; scenes shown from the Vatican of the Easter vigil; details given about the deposition about the conduct of Lovada & Pope Benedict XVI before he was pope about the handling of abusive priests. ["The Tablet" Vatican correspondent Robert MICKENS- says the pope & aides see a hostile press.] [Vatican spokesman Father Federico LOMBARDI- comments on "those terrible things."] The question of an apology from the pope noted & a statement critical of the Vatican from Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams quoted & the situation in the church in Ireland discussed.
(Washington: David Kerley) The outrage over news that Angela Braly, the CEO of WellPoint, got a huge pay raise as the company hiked insurance premiums examined; details given about raises for other health insurance company CEOs. [President OBAMA - talks about Anthem/Blue Cross jacking up rates.] [February 24 & today, Anthem Blue Cross customer Lauren MEISTER- complains about her insurance rates.] [Representative Jan SCHAKOWSKY- says health care legislation will control the companies.]
(Studio: Dan Harris; White House: Jake Tapper) What Obama is doing to explain the health care bill to Americans & how there is nothing in the legislation about CEO pay discussed.
(Studio: Dan Harris) The guests on "This Week" noted.
(New York: Jeremy Hubbard) The first day of sales of the Apple iPad, the latest Holy Grail of gadgets, featured; scenes shown of the buying crowds & the device; details given about the shortage of air waves for so many mobile devices. [FCC chairman Julius GENACHOWSKI- talks about all the devices.] [iPad buyer Jeanniey MULLEN- comments.]
(Sargodha, Pakistan: Nick Schifrin) The trial in Pakistan of five Americans who may be homegrown terrorists featured; scenes shown from Karachi, Lahore & Sargodha where the men tried to join anti-US terrorism groups. [March 11, Representative Gary ACKERMAN - says they want to escalate the carnage.] [Father of accused terrorist Khalid FAROOQ- comments on America.]
(Boston: Yunji de Nies) How Boston has set up an anti-bullying hotline to combat cyber bullying of its high school students examined. [Cyber bullying victims Jamila HUSSEIN, Jonathan DELGADO- react to the bullying.] [Mayor Thomas MENINO- comments on the "outrageous" Facebook comments.] [Anti-Cyber Bullying Hotline director Steven BELEC- outlines what Facebook needs to do.]
(Hollywood & Glendale, California: David Wright) The competition among major movie studios for limited 3-D theater screen space examined; clips shown from 3-D movies "How to Train Your Dragon," "Clash of the Titans" & "Alice in Wonderland." ["Variety" David COHEN- says three blockbusters are now colliding; comments on the cost of theaters converting to 3-D digital.]