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
Ten Wall Street firms settled government charges of wide spread investor abuse this week. The agreement calls for a $1.4 billion payment and industry reforms. A panel discusses the implications of the agreement for individual investors and the culture of Wall Street.
- Barbara Roper director of Investor Protection, Consumer Federation of America
- Scott Cleland chief executive of The Precursor Group
- Marc Lackritz president of Securities Industry Association
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