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Today on Your Call: Friday Media Roundtable

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 feedback@yourcallradio.org. 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