Fort Pierce, FL – As engineers figure out how to stop oil from gushing in the Gulf, the two leading candidates for Florida's next U.S. Senator are putting forth plans to deal with the spill's economic impacts. Marco Rubio and Charlie Crist held dueling oil spill meetings this week.
Later, we'll hear from Florida Public Radio's Scott Finn about Crist's stop in St. Petersburg, but first, Steve Newborn talks about Rubio's "11 Simple Ways to Help the Gulf Coast Economy Recover."
Fort Pierce, FL – The researchers will analyze the health of water and marine life off Southeast Florida and in the southern gulf, as a benchmark in the event of any future contamination by the BP oil spill.
Fort Pierce, FL – Drew Mello talks with Olivia Labrador, director of education for The Children's Museum of the Treasure Coast.
Located at Indian Riverside Park in Jensen Beach, the mission of the museum is to offer children and families a place to explore and learn through hands on activities, educational programs and cultural experiences.