Search the Archive

Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill / Storm #968926

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jun 27, 2010
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Russ Mitchell) A look at Day 69 of the oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico presented; details given about Tropical Storm Alex.

(Grand Isle, Louisiana: Kelly Cobiella) The preparations on the coast for another onslaught of oil featured; scenes shown from the waters off Louisiana; details given about the BP Vessels of Opportunity program that is being dominated by out-of-state opportunists rather than local commercial fishermen. [Charter boat captain Craig BIELKEWITZ†- says he's had no response from BP.] [Alabama shrimper Brian CUMBIE†- says it is not fair.] [BP government affairs director Jason FRENCH†- says we need to get local boats out in local waters.]

Reporter(s):
Mitchell, Russ;
Cobiella, Kelly
Duration:
00:02:40

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.