PBS NewsHour

How the proposed BP oil spill settlement will be spent

Clip: 07/02/2015 | 7m 14s

In the nation’s worst oil disaster, 134 million gallons of crude gushed into the Gulf of Mexico, coating beaches and barrier islands, killing thousands of animals and decimating fisheries. Now nearly five years later, oil giant British Petroleum is facing a record settlement of $18.7 billion. Judy Woodruff discusses the deal with Rep. Garret Graves, R-La.

Aired: 07/02/15

Rating: NR

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