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Hurricane Charley / Florida #795634

FNC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 14, 2004
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(Studio: Rick Folbaum) Statistics on the impact of Hurricane Charley cited; scenes shown of downed trees & power lines. [Florida Governor Jeb BUSH†- reacts.]

(Punta Gorda: Shepard Smith) Charley’s impact on Southwest Florida, including Punta Gorda, Ft. Myers, & the Barrier Islands featured; aerial scenes shown of destroyed trailer parks, downed tress; details given about the distribution of humanitarian aid & the search for missing people.

(Studio: Rick Folbaum) Report introduced.

(Fox Weather Center: Don Morelli) The path of now Tropical Storm Charley across the Carolinas & its projected impact on the Northeast reported; weather maps shown.

(Studio: Rick Folbaum) President Bush’s declaration of Florida as a disaster area noted.

(Washington: Julie Kirtz) Bush’s response to Charley featured; details given about his plans to visit the area tomorrow. [BUSH – says the government is responding quickly.]

(Studio: Rick Folbaum) Senator John Kerry’s response to Charley reported. [KERRY – says his prayers are with the survivors.]

Folbaum, Rick;
Smith, Shepard;
Morelli, Don;
Kirtz, Julie

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