A large area of oil is about 30 miles off the coast of Panama City Beach. Officials there are asking for help from the National Guard. Emily Balazs from WKGC-FM reports.[audio:http://www.wuft.org/media/audio/pcoil.mp3]
A second congressional Republican, arguing for a vote by the full House, blocked an attempt Tuesday to pass long-stalled federal disaster relief funding that would assist Florida’s hurricane-ravaged Panhandle.