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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill / A Discussion #970678

CNN Evening News for Monday, Jul 19, 2010
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(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) The slow pace of BP paying claims for the impact of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico & how Ken Feinberg will take over managing the BP claims process reported.

(New Orleans: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with Plaquemines Parish president Billy Nungesser & historian Douglas Brinkley about claims & the law. [NUNGESSER - explains how the fishermen will make claims without signing a release & the other options; comments on the concerns about the settlement plans.] [BRINKLEY - expresses concern about people signing a waiver to get existence living; suggests this spill may have 10 or 20 year dimensions & BP has been a bad faith player; states health concerns have not been addressed & BP is trying to eliminate health provisions.]

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