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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussions held with King and National Black Farmers Assn. John Boyd about the black farmer payments. [KING - explains why this is slavery reparations for blacks; asks what is the level of fraud.] [BOYD - says what the government did to black farmers is wrong; defends the vetting process of black farmers making claims; criticizes King for racial undertones.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Democratic strategist Cornell Belcher and BigJournalism.com Dana Loesch about tax rates. [LOESCH - says we cannot afford paying more taxes.] [BELCHER - talks about the politics of taxes between the House, the Senate and the president.]
(Studio: Sandra Endo) A ban on drilling for oil in the Gulf of Mexico after the BP spill; a torture victim's escape video; a US bill for Haitian orphans and Yahoo's most popular searches if 2010 reported. The Yahoo searches defined and quoted.
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Joe Johns and "Washington Post" writer Dana Milbank about these ethics cases. [MILBANK - comments on the censuring of Rangel and the suspension of the lawyers in the case against Waters.] [JOHNS - comments on the chaos in the investigations in the Waters case; notes this is a political, not a legal, process; gives examples of past censures.] A statement from Waters about the Ethics Committee quoted.
(Oakland: Dan Simon) The anatomy of a sex trafficking raid to rescue children from pimps presented; scenes shown of the police raid in California on underage prostitution. [Oakland police department Ofc. Holly JOSH, Alameda D.A.'s office Sharmin BOCK, Alameda D.A. Nancy O'MALLEY- comment on the prostitution and the child victims of traffickers.]
(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Tomorrow's story previewed.
(Studio: Sandra Endo) The elimination of WikiLeaks from the Amazon Website after classified diplomatic documents were released; the red ribbon at the White House for World AIDS Day; Stock Market Report and the happy hour deal offered by American Airlines reported.