Kate Sheppard on Countdown: Did the White House Downplay the Scope of the BP Spill?

Tue Jan. 24, 2012 11:27 AM EST

Mother Jones reporter Kate Sheppard joined guest host David Shuster on Current TV's Countdown with Keith Olbermann on Monday night to discuss a new report alleging that the White House pressured scientists to underestimate the size of the Deepwater Horizon disaster:

Kate Sheppard covers energy and environmental politics in Mother Jones' Washington bureau. For more of her stories, click here. She Tweets here.