This program is 28 minutes long
(Beijing: Clarissa Ward) A major earthquake in remote China featured; scenes & photos shown of rubble, survivors, collapsed buildings & rescue efforts; details given about the remoteness of the region.
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) The statistics on earthquakes in 2010 cited.
(Studio: Jake Tapper) The battle over the banks featured; scenes shown from the bank in "It's A Wonderful Life"; details given about the complexity of today's banks. [President OBAMA - says banks taking huge risks are not acceptable.] [Senator Mitch McCONNELL, two OTHERS - cite "bailouts."] [Democratic Senator Chris DODD- quotes the opposition to the legislation.] [Mississippi banker Dennis AMMANN- says there will be another bank crisis.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.
(Washington: Jonathan Karl) The key provisions in the bank bill reviewed; details given about the creation of billion-dollar fund to take over failed banks, a new consumer protection agency & no unregulated derivatives. ["Wall Street Journal" Jon HILSENRATH- likens the market to the Wild West.]
(Mexico City: Junji de Nies) The visit by First Lady Michelle Obama to Mexico featured; scenes shown of her with Mexico City school children. [At the university, OBAMA - says American visitors to Mexico are not discouraged; talks about the family activities to keep her connected.] Her plans for more foreign travel noted.
(New York: Ron Claiborne) A new report from a USDA audit on dangerous levels of chemicals in meat in American supermarkets examined; details given about revelations that copper has gotten into the food chain & how nothing was done about antibiotics in meat. [Union of Concerned Scientists Margaret MELLON- reacts to the report.] [Agriculture Secretary Tom VILSACK- says there was no effort to recall failed meat.] [FDA food & import safety Dr. David ACHESON- says American consumers were exposed to meat banned in Mexico.]
(Naperville, Illinois: David Wright) The program at one school near Chicago to combine exercise & learning featured; scenes shown from Naperville Central High School. [P.E. teacher Paul ZIENTARSKI- says we are trying to jumpstart their brains.] [University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana professor Charles HILLMAN- says exercise is good for attention.] [Harvard Medical School Dr. John RATEY- says we learn when brain cells grow & exercise helps.] [Student Caitlin PORCARO- comments.]