'Top Kill:' Engineers Try to Control Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill; Louisiana Asks for More Help

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal said today that his state doesn't have what it needs to fight the spread of BP's oil. "We need more boom, more skimmers, more jack-up barges," Jindal said at an angry news conference in Venice, Louisiana, complaining that Louisiana has received a fraction of the supplies it requested to protect itself from the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. "More than 100 miles of our shoreline has been impacted by the oil spill. That is more than the entire sea coastline of...Full Story
Commenting on this article is closed.