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Texas / Hurricane Harvey #1115534

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 02, 2017
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(Studio: Reena Ninan) The statistics of the damage from Hurricane Harvey on the Gulf coast cited; photo shown.

(Houston: Michelle Miller) The impact of the hurricane on Houston featured; scenes shown of flooded areas. the burning Arkema chemical plant in Crosby. [Homeowner Mabei AXELROD - shows her damaged home.] [Mayor Sylvester TURNER - asks people to leave their homes.] [Houston gym owner Reggie COLLIER‡- wants to help others.]

(Studio: Reena Ninan) Report introduced.

(Houston: David Begnaud) The return visit by President Trump to the Gulf coast & the situation in Houston featured; scenes shown of him at the Houston Texans stadium with evacuees, at a church, the Pearland area & from the draining Houston bayou. [At the shelter, Shayna MILES, Lakesha COLLINS - react to the visit.] [TRUMP - promises money; congratulates the governor.]

(Studio: Reena Ninan) Report introduced.

(Beaumont, Texas: Anna Warner) The situation in Beaumont, which has had no water for days, featured; scenes shown of people in line for supplies; details given {with diagrams} about how the pumps stopped working & what is being done. [In line for water, Rebecca COLE; resident Anthony McDANIELS - comment on Beaumont problems.] [ExxonMobil's Daniel MISCO‡- says we are helping to get the pump house going.]

Ninan, Reena;
Miller, Michelle;
Begnaud, David;
Warner, Anna

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