A Brown Pelican prepares to enter the water at the Egmont Key National Wildlife Refuge near St. Petersburg, Florida on May 23, 2010. The bird was rescued and cleaned by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service after being found oiled near Louisiana's coast.

A Brown Pelican prepares to enter the water at the Egmont Key National Wildlife Refuge near St. Petersburg, Florida on May 23, 2010. The bird was rescued and cleaned by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service after being found oiled near Louisiana's coast.

Cleaning up the BP oil disaster. The White House sent BP a $69 million bill for initial expenses. Total costs could reach into the billions. Who will pay for the nation’s worst oil spill?

Guests

  • Neil King, Jr. national reporter, The Wall Street Journal.
  • Kevin Book managing director of research, ClearView Energy Partners.
  • Darryl Willis vice president for resources for BP.
  • Tyson Slocum director of Public Citizen's energy program.

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Friday News Roundup – International

Friday, Jul 31 2015Thousands of migrants try to reach Britain from France through the Channel Tunnel. Turkish airstrikes target Kurdish militants. And President Barack Obama wraps up a five-day trip to Africa. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page for analysis of the week's top international news stories.

Friday News Roundup – Domestic

Friday, Jul 31 2015A white campus police officer in Cincinnati is charged with the murder of an unarmed black motorist. Congress passes interim funding for the highway bill. And the latest GDP report indicates modest second-quarter growth in the U.S. economy. A panel of journalists joins guest host Susan Page to round up the week's top news.