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Hurricane Katrina / Anniversary #1051959

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 29, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(New Orleans: Mark Strassmann) The ongoing struggle for many New Orleans residents 8 years after Hurricane Katrina featured; scenes shown of Cassandra Scott’s house after the flooding in the Lower 9th Ward; details given about the money spent by the Army Corps of Engineers on levees, floodwalls & pump stations and about the St. Bernard Project that helps rebuild homes. [SCOTT – says she gave up all hope.] [Volunteer Susie PERELMAN††- describes what her charity Event Pros Take Action does.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Strassmann, Mark
Duration:
00:02:20

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