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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill / Leifer, Markey Interviews #969736

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 07, 2010
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(New Orleans: Sanjay Gupta) UCSB researcher Dr. Ira Leifer's detailed proposal for measuring the impact of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico outlined. [In earlier phone interview, LEIFER - says BP has not called him about the proposal; states he wants science to be brought to the fore.]

(New Orleans: Sanjay Gupta) Earlier interview held with Representative Edward Markey about BP. [MARKEY - says BP has not responded to his letter; suggests BP should pay for a research study, but it does not want to know its liability, which is based on oil flow per day; notes people's lives are being affected.]

Reporter(s):
Gupta, Sanjay
Duration:
00:09:10

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