President Barack Obama has proposed opening up new areas for offshore drilling, including in the Atlantic. For this month's Environmental Outlook, Diane and her guests discuss the prospects for finding oil and gas offshore, and the environmental and safety concerns.
President George W. Bush, former governor of Texas, has already signaled an interest in close relations with the United States’ neighbor to the south. A panel talks about why this is so and how U.S. relations with Mexico may continue to develop.
- Bernard Aronsen former Assistant Secretary of State for Inter-American Affairs 1989-1993
- Charles Krause of APCO Worldwide
- Roger F. Noriega visiting fellow, the American Enterprise Institute; former assistant secretary of state for Western Hemisphere affairs (2003-05); former U.S. ambassador, Organization of American States (2001-03); former staff member of House and Senate committees on foreign/international relations
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