This program is 28 minutes long
(Phoenix: Mike von Fremd) The debate over the Arizona law that cracks down on illegal immigrants featured; scenes shown of protests in Phoenix; details given about the requirement of the new law: that police stop & demand proof of citizenship. [President OBAMA - says this law undermines fairness.] [Governor Jan BREWER- says we cannot sacrifice our safety; opposes racial discrimination or racial profiling.] [Phoenix loan officer Carlos ZEVALA- comments.] [Senator John McCAIN - offers support.] [Immigration Lawyers Assn. Eleanor PELTA- notes the financial law for the state.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer; Washington: Terry Moran) The question of where is the line is this Arizona law for police to stop people & the constitutional problems discussed.
(Studio: Bill Weir) The apparent housing turnaround examined; details given about the home buyer's tax credit that will expire; sales & houses underwater statistics cited. [Evergreen Group president Rick JUDSON- says the tax credit is a stimulus.] [Yale University economist professor Robert SHILLER- assesses the buyer market.] [Miller Tabak & Co. economist Dan GREENHAUS- assesses the housing market.]
(New Orleans: Jeffrey Kofman) The aftermath of the oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico featured; aerial scenes of the oil slick, the fire, the delta & cleanup skimmer boats shown. [Coast Guard R/Adm, Mary LANDRY- says it could become a major spill.] [Tulane University environmental attorney Mark DAVIS- cites the risks in this business.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) President Obama's plans for more offshore oil exploration noted.
(London: Lama Hasan) The debate in France over whether the Muslim veil is religion or repression featured; scenes shown from Paris of women in various head coverings; details given of the view of French President Nicolas Sarkozy that the veil is not religious, but a sign of enslavement, the proposal of veil bans in the Netherlands & Belgium & the opposition to the ban. [Muslim WOMAN - comments.]
(Knoxville: Steve Osunsami) The court appearance by former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin in the trial of David Kernell, who is charged with hacking into her e-mail during the 2008 presidential election campaign, featured; scenes shown from Knoxville, Tennessee; details given from her statement. [Outside the courthouse, PALIN - talks about access to family.]