California Takes Another Look at Offshore Oil Drilling

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Since the Santa Barbara oil spill of 1969, offshore drilling has been anathema to most Californians, including the environmentally-minded Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger.  But now the Governor is behind a proposal to allow a Texas company to slant drill from a platform in federal waters to a field inside California’s three-mile limit.

Credits

Guests:
David Baker - San Francisco Chronicle - @davidbakersf, Linda Krop - Environmental Defense Center - @EDC_Action, John Garamendi - US Congress - @RepGaramendi

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Sonya Geis, Christian Bordal