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Monday, December 7, 2009

  • Aired: 12/07/2009
  • 51:39
  • Rating: NR
Tonight on the program, as thousands of Marines and soldiers get ready to go to Afghanistan, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Admiral Mike Mullen talks to Jim Lehrer. Also, Patchwork Nation begins a special look at the economy across the U.S. in Philadelphia and we get the latest from the climate meetings in Copenhagen. Finally, the Metropolitan Opera looks to reinvent itself.
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Monday, December 7, 2009
No Withdrawal Date Set for Afghanistan Says Mullen; Patchwork Nation Looks at Philadelphia
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