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: Katty Kay
President-elect Obama has already named more than half of the top positions of his administration. A look at his record-breaking appointment pace and an update on the massive jobs program he hopes to create.
- James Pfiffner professor of public policy, George Mason University
- Alexis Simendinger national correspondent for the "National Journal"
- Paul Light is a professor with New York University's Wagner School of Public Service.
- Peter Baker reporter, The New York Times
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