This program is 29 minutes long
(Studio: Anthony Mason) The worsening job market examined; statistics on hiring, manufacturing jobs lost and people out of work for more than 6 months cited. [Michiganders Michael and Melissa BARONE- comment on being unemployed and losing their house.] [Economic Cycle Research Institute Lakshman ACHUTHAN- states job growth is easing.] The possibility of another recession discussed.
(Studio: Harry Smith) Report introduced.
(Toledo, Ohio: Dean Reynolds) The status of the auto industry examined; scenes shown of President Obama touring a Chrysler plant in Toledo, Ohio; statistics on jobs lost cited. [Chrysler employee James FAYSON- comments on being called back to work after being laid off.] [OBAMA – says this industry is back on its feet.] [Unemployed Chuck FRANKHAUSER- comments.]
(Washington: Jan Crawford) The indictment of former Senator John Edwards on charges of using illegal campaign donations to support his mistress, Rielle Hunter, and then covering it up featured; details given about the donations from Fred Baron and Bunny Mellon. [EDWARDS - admits doing wrong but he did not break the law.] [In 2008, EDWARDS – states it happened when wife Elizabeth’s breast cancer was in remission.]
(Sana’a, Yemen: Iona Craig) An attack by anti-government protestors that wounded Yemen’s President Ali Saleh in his palace featured.
(Studio: Harry Smith) Live interview held with former Ambassador Edmund Hull about the unrest in Yemen. [From Washington, HULL – comments on plots against the US from Al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula; says for Yemen to end up as a failed state would be extremely dangerous; says the international community’s role is enhanced diplomacy; states Yemen is at a true crossroads.]
(Hollywood: Bill Whitaker) A look back at the career of Arness presented; clips from the TV show "Gunsmoke," introduction by John Wayne, and movies shown. [ARNESS – talks about “Gunsmoke.”]