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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill / A Discussion #967912

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 15, 2010
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(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Day 57 of the BP disaster in the Gulf of Mexico introduced; details given about new estimates of the amount of oil flowing & the revelations about oil industry {including BP} safety response plans. [April 27, Coast Guard R/Adm. Mary LANDRY; April, 20, MAN; May 19, BP COO Doug SUTTLES; May 27, LANDRY; June 9, Adm. Thad ALLEN - estimate barrels per day.]

(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Plaquemines Parish president Billy Nungesser & WWL radio host Garland Robinette about the oil spill; inset video of the oil flow shown. [NUNGESSER†- criticizes what BP has been saying; states we need a quicker response.] [ROBINETTE - agrees you cannot trust anything BP says; suggests Louisiana is not getting its share of the oil revenues.]

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