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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill #971631

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 28, 2010
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Day 70 of the oil crisis in the Gulf of Mexico updated; scenes shown of the course of Tropical Storm Alex, whose winds are disrupting cleanup operations.

(Biloxi, Mississippi: Matt Gutman) The impact of the storm on the oil spill featured; scenes shown from the oil on the beach in Biloxi, Mississippi, of TV ads from Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour downplaying the oil problem. [Beachgoers Mike & Kendell BROWN - comment.] [BARBOUR - says we don't have the skimming capacity.] [Ocean Springs, Mississippi, Mayor Connie MORAN†- says officials have not reacted.] The use of a "bubble curtain" to push oil for skimmers to pick up discussed.

Sawyer, Diane;
Gutman, Matt

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