Beach at Grand Isle, Louisiana

Beach at Grand Isle, Louisiana

Public anger is mounting over the worst oil spill in U.S. history. A panel joins Diane for An update on BP’s latest, and riskiest, plan to contain the leak, and political and policy challenges facing the Obama Administration.


  • Mike Frenette captain, charter fishing boat, Venice Louisiana
  • Congressman Ed Markey Mass, Dem
  • Tadeusz Patzek chairman of petroleum and geosystems engineering at the University of Texas at Austin.
  • Elgie Holstein vice president for land, water and wildlife programs for Environmental Defense Fund.
  • Stephen Power reporter, Wall Street Journal.

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