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March 21st, 2010
08:58 PM ET

The Teaser

"The Teaser” is a preview of the guests we have lined up for the next day – so you know when to tune in (and when to set your alarm!). Guests and times are always subject to change.

On health care:

7:10AM: Family reaction. Esther and Paul Hawkins have struggled to get health insurance for their 10-year-old son Jay, whose autism was considered a pre-existing condition. They’ve been following the health care debate closely and share their reaction to the big vote.

8:10AM: Dr. Bill Frist, former Republican Senate Majority Leader, and Dr. David Satcher, former U.S. Surgeon General, offer an insiders perspective on the legislation, the politics and what we can expect next.

8:30AM: David Gergen looks at the political ramifications. Is it really a win for the president? David puts it in historical perspective and breaks it down like only he can.


6:30AM: Crime and punishment for the “sexting” generation. Teens caught sending dirty pictures are being charged with child pornography and put on the sex offender list. Some people say it’s too much for the teens and they’re fighting to change the laws. Paul Callan, professor of media law at Seton Hall University and Parry Aftab, executive director of weigh in.

7:30AM: A path forward on immigration reform. Two Senators have produced a bipartisan framework that would put America’s 11 million illegal immigrants on the path to citizenship. Frank Sharry, the founder and executive director of America's Voice talks about the challenges of getting the politically charged issue in front of Congress.

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