All about the oil spill

    By now the images of the oil slick taking over water and coast lands is familiar to people around the world, but what are the consequences both political and environmental. Americans continue to worry about the economy and employment. All that and more in this week’s “What Are We Thinking” with Frank Newport, Editor-in-Chief on the Gallup Poll and WHYY’s Dave Heller.

    By now the images of the oil slick taking over water and coast lands is familiar to people around the world, but what are the consequences both political and environmental. Americans continue to worry about the economy and employment. All that and more in this week’s What Are We Thinking with Frank Newport, Editor-in-Chief on the Gallup Poll and WHYY’s Dave Heller.

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    This week on What Are We Thinking:

    – President Obama’s speech on the long lasting impact of the oil spill. Who’s to blame and how is British Petroleum (BP) being held responsible for the accident?

    – What are the indicators showing about jobs and employment.

    – Top five reasons why Americans think that most members of Congress deserve to be thrown out of office, and more!

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