President Barack Obama discusses the response to the BP oil spill, during a phone call with Gulf Coast governors in the Oval Office, May 24, 2010

President Barack Obama discusses the response to the BP oil spill, during a phone call with Gulf Coast governors in the Oval Office, May 24, 2010

The Friday News Roundup. B.P. attempts to cap its leaking oil well. The president announces a moratorium on deep water drilling. And the Senate takes up the future of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell.” A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week’s top national news stories.

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  • Susan Page Washington bureau chief for "USA Today."
  • Juan Williams NPR news analyst, FOX News political analyst, and author of numerous books, including "Enough: The Phony Leaders, Dead-End Movements, and Culture of Failure That Are Undermining Black America--and What We Can Do About It."
  • Sheryl Gay Stolberg White House correspondent, "The New York Times."

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