Gulf Coast Recovery: An Examination of Claims and Social Services in the Aftermath of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, Hearing Before the Ad Hoc Subcommittee on Disaster Recovery of the Committee on Homeland Security and Government Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Twelfth Congress, First Session, January 27, 2011   [open pdf - 3MB]

From the opening statement of Mary Landrieu: "Today, we are here to discuss the payment system established by Mr. Feinberg under the authority of the White House and British Petroleum (BP) to compensate people for lost earnings, property damage, and subsistence losses resulting from the spill. We will also learn about work that nonprofit organizations are doing along the Gulf and the continued challenges they face in providing assistance to spill-affected communities." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: Mary Landrieu, Richard Shelby, David Vitter, Kenneth R. Feinberg, Craig Bennett, Ve Nguyen, Eric B. Broderick, Albert L. Keller, Tom Costanza, and Lori R. West.

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S. Hrg. 112-41; Senate Hearing 112-41
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