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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill #971157

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 25, 2010
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(Studio: Russ Mitchell) Report introduced.

(New York: Tony Guida) Reports of the coming ouster of BP CEO Tony Hayward to be replaced by Bob Dudley in an attempt to salvage the BP brand in the US examined. ["Guardian" editor Terry McALISTER†- says Hayward is going.] Hayward's statement on sMay 18 & May 31 quoted. [MGP & Associates president Mike PAUL†- comments on BP, Hayward & Dudley.] BP's profits & financial commitments to clean up the Gulf noted.

(Studio: Russ Mitchell) A statement from retired Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen about the cleanup continuing no matter who is in charge noted.

(Grand Isle, Louisiana) The return of Gulf cleanup workers now that Tropical Storm Bonnie has fizzled & the timetable for operations featured; underwater video, diagram of the relief well procedure & video of the shoreline shown. [Voice of ALLEN - speaks about the relief well & the "static kill."] [Fisherman Barry RANDO†- comments on the work situation.]

Mitchell, Russ;
Guida, Tony

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