This program is about 1 hour long
(Wilmington, Delaware: Gary Tuchman) Major questions about O'Donnell's handling and spending of campaign finance money examined; details given about he debt from her 2008 campaign and checks she signed to pay for bills that increased her debt. What the state Republican Party says about O'Donnell discussed. [Former campaign ADVISER - comments on O'Donnell's spending.] Questions about her college record and financial issues, her last job in 2004 from which she got fired and sued the company and how she acted as her own treasurer discussed. [SUPPORTER - says she is one of us.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Roland Martin, former White House press secretary Ari Fleischer and David Gergen about O'Donnell. [MARTIN - says it is about integrity, credibility and honesty; criticizes the Palin view that she only speak to friendly media.] [FLEISCHER - says personal foibles should be side issues; accuses the media of piling on onto conservatives.] [GERGEN - says these are fundamental to any candidate and Republicans brought this up.]
(Studio: Isha Sesay) Report that an alleged acid attack in Washington state was self-inflicted; a murder-suicide at Johns Hopkins University hospital; the visit to Britain by Pope Benedict XVI, who met with the queen and celebrated Mass in Glasgow and the censorship in Britain of an Italian ice cream ad featuring a pregnant nun reported; scenes shown.
(Studio: Randi Kaye) The horrific hostage/murder crime reviewed; scenes shown of the bank surveillance video from Cheshire, Connecticut, with a bank teller's 911 call played; details given about police procedure outside the home; crime and family photos shown.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier discussion held with CNN's Jeffrey Toobin and law enforcement analyst Mike Brooks about the murder case. [BROOKS - defends the police action while trying to figure out what was going on.] [TOOBIN - comments on the defense strategy; notes Dr. Petit has been the force behind trying to bring the death penalty back in Connecticut.]
(Studio: Isha Sesay) A powerful storm in New York City; Senate passage of a bill to help small businesses; the denial of the story that First Lady Michelle Obama told the French first lady that life in the White House is hell reported; scenes shown from New York.