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Hurricane Andrew / Florida / Relief Politics #143120

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 28, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Homestead, Florida: Al Dale) Relief aid for the Florida victims of Hurricane Andrew featured; scenes shown of soldiers arriving at Homestead Air Force Base, Florida, to set up field kitchens and help the homeless. [SOLDIER, RESIDENTS - comment.] Unpopular Federal Emergency Management Agency noted running out of application forms! [WOMAN - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: Brit Hume) Comments from President Bush on the slow response of the government to the disaster featured. [BUSH - says he won't participate in the blame game.] [Governor Lawton CHILES - comments on the request.] [Two FLORIDIANS - criticize Bush.]

Dale, Al;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter

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