Today on Your Call: Friday Media Roundtable

Mar 30, 2012

On today’s Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week we’ll have a conversation with Propublica’s Abrahm Lustgarten about his new book Run to Failure: BP and the Making of the Deepwater Horizon Disaster. We’ll also talk about President Obama’s push to expedite the approval of the southern end of the Keystone XL oil pipeline -- from Oklahoma to the Gulf Coast of Texas. Join us at 10 or email Where did you see the best reporting this week? It’s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.


Abrahm Lustgarten, investigative journalist with ProPublica, author of Run to Failure: BP and the Making of the Deepwater Horizon Disaster

Web Resources:

Abrahm Lustgarten, ProPublica: Feds Let BP Off Probation Despite Pending Safety Violations

Clifford Krauss and John Broder, NY Times: Deepwater Oil Drilling Picks Up Again as BP Disaster Fades

Jackie Savitz, Huffington Post: What BP Owes Americans

Sam Stein, Huffington Post: BP's Influence Peddling In Congress Bears Fruit Two Years After Gulf Spill

Bill Plante, CBS: GOP Blocks Obama's bid to end oil subsidies

Maplight: Opposition groups gave 14 times as much to Senators who voted against cutting oil subsidies