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NBC, ABC, CBS All Lead With Lack Of Government Involvement In Oil Spill

ABC's "World News" Reports On Oil Spill: "Anger Is Reserved For Washington"

ABC's "World News" anchor Diane Sawyer addressed viewers from the shorelines of Louisiana tonight. She reported on the "anger" that is focused on Washington. "We saw a pickup truck that had a hand painted sign that said 'BP + The Feds = Another Katrina,'" Sawyer reported.

ABC News reports "some of the president's supporters have questioned his leadership," referring to the anger heard from Louisiana natives (and Democratic strategists) Donna Brazile and James Carville. "One of the problems I have with the administration is that they're not tough enough," Brazile said.

Gov. Jindal (R-LA) says he is frustrated.

Admiral Thad Allen, the man in charge of federal response admitted the "government doesn't have everything it needs" and if the government did push BP out of the way would raise the question they would no one to replace them with.

CBS' "Evening News" Spends Nearly Half Show On Spill, Focuses On Impatience

CBS' Katie Couric reports on how BP is trying to control the oil spill and how the EPA is limiting the use of a certain chemical used to attack the oil. She spent nearly half the show, reporting from the scene, focused on the oil spill in the Gulf.

CBS' White House correspondent Chip Reid reports "critics on Capitol Hill just weren't buying what the White House was saying about the government's role in all of this and whether they could do more."

NBC "Nightly News" On Oil Spill: "No End In Sight"

NBC's Brian Williams opened the "Nightly News" with this message: "Because the story out of the Gulf of Mexico has not changed in over a month and because there's oil spilling into that water right now and of every minute of every day, the anger and despair there are now taking a toll."

NBC's Anne Thompson reported on a "frustrated" Obama administration while the bottom of the screen read "No End In Sight."