This program is 29 minutes long
(Washington: Scott Pelley; Washington: Nancy Cordes) The pessimism on both sides about a potential deal and what McConnell has said discussed.
(Washington: Scott Pelley) The Obama interview continued. [OBAMA - says he likes Boehner; recalls how President Ronald Reagan and Representative Tip O'Neill worked together and compromised; indicates he has been restrained in criticism of Congress; thinks we can get a deal done and we will be here until we get it done.]
(Kandahar: Mandy Clark) The stunning Karzai murder that leaves a power vacuum behind featured; scenes shown from the streets of Kandahar; details given of the issue of whether it is a Taliban attack. [August 2010, A. KARZAI - talks about his enemies.] [Province spokesman Zalmai AYUBI†- comments on this unbelievable incident.]
(Cleveland: Cynthia Bowers) Cleveland's immediate layoff of police academy cadets upon graduation because the city cannot afford to pay them featured; scenes shown of the cadets; details given about the nationwide loss of state and local government jobs. [Cadet Robbie PROCH - comments on the job and losing it.] [Cleveland Mayor Frank JACKSON - talks about the recession and the layoffs.]
(Palm Desert, California: Bill whitaker) The memorial funeral for the late first lady Betty Ford featured; service and family photos shown; details given about her breast cancer and addiction to alcohol and painkillers leading to the opening of the Betty Ford clinic. [At service, former first lady Roslyn CARTER, ABC's Cokie ROBERTS - remember Betty.] [FORD - talks about making her cancer known.