Submit Your Questions to BP’s Top Exec

Press Release:
Submit Your Questions to BP’s Top Executive When “America Speaks to BP” Live July 1 at 2:30 PM CST

Pensacola, Fla. — On Thursday, July 1 at 2:30 pm CST, Ray Suarez of the PBS NewsHour will moderate a live question and answer session between Bob Dudley, the BP executive now in charge of the oil spill response, and the general public. Google, YouTube, and the NewsHour have come together to produce a one-hour program, “America Speaks to BP.” The interview marks the first time BP has taken questions directly from the nation since BP’s Deep Horizon oil rig exploded on April 20, 2010. The interview will stream live at 2:30 pm CST on the PBS NewsHour website and on YouTube in a special web cast. Watch excerpts of the conversation on Thursday’s PBS NewsHour broadcast airing on WSRE-TV at 6 pm.

Viewers are encouraged to pose questions on a variety of topics, including: BP Accountability, Relief Well Status, Clean-up Plan, Gulf Region Recovery, Government Role, Environmental Impact, Future of BP, Future of Offshore Drilling. Viewers will vote on questions and the top vote getters will have their question posed directly to Bob Dudley. Submit your questions now and vote the best ones to the top by visiting the YouTube America Speaks to BP website at

Visit WSRE’s Oil Spill Website at for links, resources and information you need on the oil spill crisis.