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What You Missed: Open for Questions with Robert Gibbs

Press Secretary Robert Gibbs takes questions on the BP Oil Spill from the American people following President Obama's address in the Oval Office.

Immediately following President Obama’s address in the Oval Office, White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs took questions from the American people about the BP Oil Spill. Questions were submitted throughout the day on in one of four categories, and Robert Gibbs answered some of the most popular questions from each category.


There were thousands of questions submitted yesterday via, and unfortunately we couldn’t get to them all during the chat.  We’ll be answering more of your questions throughout the week right here on the White House blog so be sure to check back.