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CLIP: Hurricane Katrina - 10th Anniversary

AIR DATE: Thursday, August 27, 2015

President Obama delivered remarks in New Orleans about the region’s recovery and rebuilding process 10 years after Hurricane Katrina. 




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  • President Barack Obama


KEYWORDS: Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans, Louisiana, Natural Disaster, Flood, FEMA, Emergency Response, Federalism