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Wednesday, December 26, 2012

  • Aired: 12/26/2012
  • 54:40
  • Expires: 01/25/2013
  • Rating: NR
Tonight on the program, we report on an extreme storm sweeping the country, bringing tornadoes and snow from Texas to Maine. Also: a California law tries to strengthen mental health enforcement, analysis of possible sequestration fallout, Egypt's Muslim Brotherhood answers critics on the new constitution, an encore look at research chimps and Rep. Barney Frank reflects on his career in Congress.
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Wednesday, December 26, 2012
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
We report on an extreme storm sweeping the country, bringing tornadoes and snow.
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