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.
Guest Host: Steve Roberts
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- Tracy Grant editor, "KidsPost" page of the "Washington Post"
- Dr. Dan Kindlon professor of child psychology at Harvard, and author of "Tough Times, Strong Children" (Miramax)
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