America Speaks to BP -- Webcast

Thu, 07/01/2010 - 3:30pm - 4:30pm

PBS NewsHour Senior Correspondent Ray Suarez

PBS NewsHour Senior Correspondent Ray Suarez will join Bob Dudley, President and CEO of BP’s Gulf Coast Restoration Organization, for an hour-long interview over the Web.

In a unique collaboration with YouTube and Google, viewers from across the country can submit questions beginning right now directly to Dudley using Google Moderator.  The interview marks the first time BP has taken questions directly from the nation since BP’s Deep Horizon oil rig exploded on April 20, 2010 spewing millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico and onto the Gulf Coast.  The interview will stream live at 3:30 pm on the PBS NewsHour web site in a special web cast called “America Speaks to BP.”  Viewers are encouraged to pose questions on a variety of topics, including: BP Accountability, Relief Well Status, Clean-up Plan, Gulf Region Recovery, Government Role, Environmental Impact, Future of BP, Future of Offshore Drilling.  Viewers will vote on questions and the top vote getters will have their question posed directly to Bob Dudley.