News Roundup - Hour 1

President Barack Obama and Lafourche Parish President Charlotte Randolf, left, inspect a tar ball as they look at the effect the BP oil spill is having on Fourchon Beach in Port Fourchon, La., May 28, 2010 - Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy  via Flickr

President Barack Obama and Lafourche Parish President Charlotte Randolf, left, inspect a tar ball as they look at the effect the BP oil spill is having on Fourchon Beach in Port Fourchon, La., May 28, 2010

Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy via Flickr

News Roundup - Hour 1

Women dominate Tuesday's primary elections. BP comes under more pressure from the White House. And Fed Chair Bernanke warns against big spending cuts or tax increases. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top...

Women dominate Tuesday's primary elections. BP comes under more pressure from the White House. And Fed Chair Bernanke warns against big spending cuts or tax increases. A panel of journalists joins Diane for analysis of the week's top national news stories.

Guests

Byron York

chief political correspondent, Washington Examiner, and author of "The Vast Left Wing Conspiracy."

David Corn

Washington bureau chief, "Mother Jones" magazine; author of several books, most recently, "Hubris: The Inside Story of Spin, Scandal, and the Selling of the Iraq War." He blogs at politicsdaily.com.

Dayo Olopade

Bernard Schwartz fellow at the New America Foundation; political reporter for The Daily Beast.

Friday News Roundup Video

The panelists take listener calls on President Obama's handling of the BP Gulf oil disaster and assess the media coverage surrounding the spill:

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