07/02/2010 04:16 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Gulf Oil Spill: White House Responds To Crisis (PHOTOS)

As the worst environmental disaster in American history continues to pour tragic amounts of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, all eyes turn to President Barack Obama and his administration to see how they handle this national catastrophe.

From plugging the leak and monitoring cleanup efforts, to restoring not only the Gulf environment but the livelihood of its devastated residents and holding the proper parties responsible for the events that led to this crisis, The White House certainly has its hands full.

Check back here for the latest photos as The White House responds to the Gulf oil spill.

White House Oil Spill Response