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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill #996191

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 14, 2011
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Detroit: Anne Thompson) The protests at a BP shareholders meeting in London by residents of the Gulf region over last year’s oil spill featured; scenes shown of the demonstrations outside and a protestor being removed from inside; photos shown of the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon rig. [Barataria, Louisiana resident Tracy KUHNS††- says her grandson’s asthma has been out of control since the oil came.] [BP chairman Carl-Henric SVANBERG†- says the trust fund gave confidence to the American people that we would not cut and run.] [Louisiana Oysterman Assn. Byron ENCALADE††- criticizes the claims process.] [BP executive director Robert DUDLEY†- says BP will act with integrity, honor and respect.]

Williams, Brian;
Thompson, Anne

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