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Hurricane Andrew / Florida / Housing Construction / Army's Role #346694

CBS Evening News for Friday, Sep 04, 1992
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Homestead, Florida: Scott Pelley) Exclusive report on the investigation into whether shoddy construction was responsible for the devastation caused by Hurricane Andrew in Florida featured; scenes shown from Homestead, Florida, of damaged homes. [Wind Engineering Research Council Peter SPARKS - says the home did not need to be damaged.] [Resident Leonardo GUEVARA, INSPECTOR, city of Miami Beach Wayne ANDERSON - comment.]

(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Homestead: Juan Vasquez) Role of the federal troops in helping Florida recover featured; scenes shown from Homestead. [Army sergeant Kelli HELLER - talks about the Army's role here.] [Hurricane victim Mike McMAHON - talks about his animals.] Soldiers noted protecting homes and businesses from looters. [2d Marine Expeditionary Force Lieutenant Linda MILLER, Colonel Humberto RODRIGUEZ - comment.]

Chung, Connie;
Pelley, Scott;
Vasquez, Juan

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