This program is 28 minutes long
(Studio: Brian Ross) The payback of over seven billion dollars from the widow of Jeffry Picower to the fraud victims of Bernie Madoff featured; details given about Picower's swimming death last year and his likely link to the Madoff Ponzi scheme. [US attorney Preet BHARARA- says Barbara Picower did the right thing.] [Madoff bankruptcy trustee Irving PICARD- comments.] [FBI's Janice FEDARCYK- says investors may recover about half they lost.]
(White House: Jake Tapper) President Obama's signing of the bill to extend the Bush tax cuts featured; details given of the projected impact on jobs and GDP, the payroll deduction tax, how the wealthy will keep more of their money and the extension of unemployment benefits with examples cited. [OBAMA - comments on the bill.] [Moody's economy.com economist Mark ZANDI- comments on jobs.] [Quality Float Works Jason SPEER- talks about hiring.] [Worker Esteban GONZALEZ, unemployed Annette TORNBERG- react to their savings.]
(Washington: Jonathan Karl) The reaction to the failure to pass health care for the rescue workers sickened by toxic fumes at the site examined; details given about the objections by Republicans, the timetable for the bill's consideration and the lack of statements from President Obama. [Senator Harry REID - lists the bills before the Senate.] [Senator Kirsten GILLIBRAND, TV's Jon STEWART - comment on the 9/11 health bill.]
(Suffolk, England: Jim Sciutto) The reaction of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, who is out on bail in Britain, to the reporter's question about the sex charges examined; scenes shown from the English countryside; details given about the criminal investigations against him. [In interview, ASSANGE - speaks about releasing the information and the press's job of exposing the truth to the public; worries about being extradited to the US; walks away.]
(Studio: Sharyn Alfonsi) How credit card company are making more offers this year including to consumers with bad credit examined; details given about the potential for another financial crisis via defaults. [Retiree Sue TARKINGTON - comments on her credit card offers.] [Financial author Dave RAMSEY- says it's about company profits.] [Credit.com Adam LEVIN- defends credit.] The high interest rates mentioned.
(Studio: Diane Sawyer, Richard Besser, Deborah Roberts, Elizabeth Vargas) A discussion about the projects around the world shown.