U.S. President Barack Obama makes remarks on the BP oil spill beside National Incident Commander Admiral Thad Allen at the Theodore Staging Facility in Theodore, Alabama, June 14, 2010.REUTERS/Jim Young
President Obama will address the nation on the complex and enormous disaster shaping up in the Gulf Of Mexico from bp’s undersea oil spill. The President will speak at 8:00 pm est from the Oval Office of the White House.
US President Barack Obama speaks after meeting with Coast Guard Admiral Thad Allen and local officials on efforts to fight the BP oil spill at Coast Guard Station Gulfport in Gulfport, Mississippi. Obama labeled the Gulf oil spill an environmental 9/11 and made a fourth disaster zone trip Monday while aides strong-armed BP to set up a multi-billion dollar victim fund.(AFP/Mandel Ngan)
President Barack Obama talks about the the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill, Monday, June 14, 2010, at the Coast Guard Station in Gulfport, Miss. Back row, from left are, White House climate and energy adviser Carol Browner, National Incident Commander Adm. Thad Allen, the president, Mississippi Gov. Haley Barbour, his wife Marsha, and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal.(AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)