Louisiana Incident Command Post
A C-SPAN crew toured an Incident Command Post in Houma, Louisiana. Coast Guard and BP officials working at the site spoke about the center’s operations and response efforts underway to clean up the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Chirs Lee Lieutenant Commander U.S. Coast Guard
- Richard Madore Master Chief Petty Officer U.S. Coast Guard
- Luke Pinneo Petty Officer U.S. Coast Guard
- Richard Santer Official BP (British Petroleum)
- Mike Utsler Official BP (British Petroleum)
- Ann Hayward Walker Official BP (British Petroleum)
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