This program is 29 minutes long
(Atlanta: Steve Osunsami) The heat wave across the country featured; scenes shown from Atlanta, Union County, South Carolina, Dallas; details given about the drought in Texas. [Caldwell Tree Care Kevin CALDWELL, Union County Council for Aging's Lynn SMOSKY, Dallas MAN, MAN - talk about the heat.] [Texas Agri-Life Extension Service livestock economist David ANDERSON- talks about beef.] How to deal with the heat discussed.
(White House: Jake Tapper) The emergency meeting of President Obama with leaders from Congress about the budget deal to raise the debt ceiling featured. [Senator Mitch McCONNELL - wants to cut spending without tax increases.] [From CBS, OBAMA - comments.] [Former Senator Alan SIMPSON - talks about the pettiness in his Republican Party.]
(Studio: Brian Ross) ABC News investigation of Republican presidential candidate Representative Michele Bachmann and the family business run by husband, Marcus, examined; details given about his Christian counseling service that tries to convert gay men into heterosexuals via prayer; scenes shown of Michele not answering questions from a reporter. [Psychiatrist Dr. Jack DRESCHER- says this is mostly faith healing and is outside the mainstream of practice.] The therapy based on the idea homosexuality is an illness discussed.
(New York: Dan Harris) The marital practice of Kody Brown and his four wives, who have a TV show "Sister Wives," examined; details given about the 1879 Supreme Court ruling banning polygamy. [George Washington University law school professor Jonathan TURLEY- talks about the law.] ["Favorite Wife:" Escape from Polygamy" author Susan Ray SCHMIDT- speaks against polygamy.]
(Washington: John Donvan) The awarding to Army Sgt. Leroy Petry of the Medal of Honor for his valor in the war in Afghanistan in 2008 featured; photos shown from Afghanistan.
(Seattle: David Muir, Sharyn Alfonsi) The Made in America journey to Seattle featured; scenes shown of the army of Cook and Anderson and other neighbor families getting rid of all household items not made in America and looking for one thing made in America found in Seattle stores. [Olympic Uniform Co. Julia CRUZ, Cascade Design's "JIMMY" - comment.]
(Studio: Diane Sawyer, David Muir, Sharyn Alfonsi) The story discussed,
(Studio: Diane Sawyer) An encore presentation of the Dugard story interview announced.
(No location given: Claire Shipman) The memorial funeral for the late first lady Betty Ford featured; photos shown. [In interview, FORD - talks about her family coming together for an intervention.] [Addict Elizabeth ANDERSON, former Betty Ford Center patient Leonard BUSH- thank Betty.]