New BP Footage: Bad to Worse


BP has released new video of the oil spill site, which looks much worse than previously released footage. The images seem to lend more credence to reports that the spill rate is much higher than BP has claimed. The new images came after pressure from Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.), who released the 5-minute video today.

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  • Kate Sheppard was a staff reporter in Mother Jones' Washington bureau from 2009 to 2013. She is now a senior reporter and the energy and environment editor at The Huffington Post. She can be reached by email at kate (dot) sheppard (at) huffingtonpost (dot) com and you can follow her on Twitter @kate_sheppard.