News & Public Affairs05/03/10 SeÃ¡n Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday Listen to this entire show:
President Barack Obama has repeatedly stressed that BP is responsible for the cost of the cleanup of its oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico.
The attorneys general of five Gulf states, including Florida’s Bill McCollum, met yesterday and said a formal declaration of responsibility is needed before legal action can take place. They have asked BP to list the legitimate expenses the company will cover.
Governor Crist said Florida would send its bill to BP, who he called the responsible party...Be the first to comment
04/29/10 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Thursday) Listen to this entire show:
Last week on the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, a $600 million exploratory oil rig, the Deepwater Horizon, sank into the Gulf of Mexico following an unexplained explosion two days earlier that killed eleven workers. The fire that followed the explosion burned for 36 hours before the entire rig broke apart and sank, exposing a drilling opening in the Gulf floor that officials now say may be leaking approximately 5,000 barrels a day from three different leaks. The rig was set up 50 miles offs...Be the first to comment