Search the Archive

Hurricane Katrina / Gulf Coast #802126

NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 02, 2005
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Baton Rouge: Brian Williams) The devastation from Hurricane Katrina in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana, where an official said he has not yet been contacted by FEMA, noted.

(Washington: Andrea Mitchell) The delay in the federal response to the disaster examined; details given of problems with the evacuation, relief bottlenecks, National Guard deployment, communications. [US Navy spokesman Brian BADURA†- explains why the hospital ship Comfort will not arrive in New Orleans until next week.] [Disaster relief expert John HARRALD†- says people will be looking at the effectiveness of the evacuation orders for years.] [Waveland, Mississippi, survivor Byrd CASSIBRY†- questions why troops are in Iraq.] [President BUSH – says we have plenty of resources.] [Chicago Mayor Richard DALEY††- comments on his offer to send emergency workers.]

Reporter(s):
Williams, Brian;
Mitchell, Andrea
Duration:
00:02:30

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.