American Morning

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March 25th, 2010
08:57 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.

6:30AM  Who are the Wingnuts of the Week? Independent Analyst John Avlon joins us with his picks.

7:10AM  The threats keep piling up, and Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) is calling on Congress to address them. He'll tell us why it's important that both Republicans, and Democrats confront the problem.

7:30AM  Peter Bergen and Former CIA Officer Jack Rice on Osama bin Laden's latest message: kill Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and we’ll kill any Americans we take prisoner.

8:20AM  Going ga-ga for Google: Why Mayor Don Ness of Duluth, Minnesota and Mayor Richard Clapp of Sarasota Florida are pulling out all the stops to get Google's attention
8:30AM  Those are some "friends": Keri McMullen and fiancé Kurt Pendleton on how their Facebook status lead to their home being burglarized.

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Filed under: The Teaser
March 25th, 2010
02:00 PM ET

New Yorkers on politics, economy & Tiger Woods

(CNN) – Americans have plenty to say when it comes to politics. We wanted to try something a little different to tap into the feelings of everyday Americans, by catching up with them during their commute home.

Our Jim Acosta caught the train with eight New Yorkers to get their thoughts on some hot topics.

Filed under: Politics
March 25th, 2010
01:00 PM ET

House Dem. says vandals targeted his family after vote

(CNN) – Democratic congressional leaders Wednesday demanded Republicans join them in condemning a spate of threats and vandalism that has followed Sunday's vote on a sweeping overhaul of the U.S. health care system.

One of the Democrats who says he's been a victim of that "health care hate" is Virginia Rep. Tom Perriello. He joined us on Thursday's American Morning to share his story.

Filed under: Politics
March 25th, 2010
12:30 PM ET
March 25th, 2010
12:00 PM ET

Hoyer: Health care threats are unacceptable

(CNN) – There was a small health care victory for Republicans overnight. The Senate, plowing through a mountain of GOP amendments, hit a procedural pothole.

Two flaws in the health care "fixes" will send the bill back to the House for another vote. It comes as the health care conversation turns ugly, with House Democrats becoming the targets of harassment, vandalism and even death threats.

House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer is calling on both parties to condemn threats and harassment of House members. He joined us on Thursday's American Morning.

Filed under: Politics
March 25th, 2010
11:00 AM ET

Small businesses weigh health care pros & cons

(CNN) – Small businesses are weighing the pros and cons of health care reform. President Obama will be in Iowa today to try and explain what the new law means for them.

As our Ted Rowlands shows us, for some, it could be the difference between keeping the doors open and boarding up the windows.

Filed under: Business
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