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Hurricane Katrina / State of Emergency / Allen #805513

CNN Evening News for Saturday, Sep 17, 2005
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(Studio: Carol Lin) Report introduced. {Note: names & pictures of "Katrina's Divided Families" on screen.}

(New Orleans: Kyra Phillips) A day on the job for Coast Guard V/Adm. Thad Allen†, who was put in charge of the federal relief effort for Hurricane Katrina after FEMA’s response was severely criticized, featured; scenes shown of Allen at work in New Orleans & greeting Secretary of Homeland Security Michael Chertoff aboard the USS Iwo Jima. [ALLEN – outlines his mission; addresses sailors.] [Army Lt. Gen. Russel HONORE†, Allen’s aide Lt. Katrina HARPER, chief of staff Capt. Tom ATKIN‡- comment on Allen.]

Lin, Carol;
Phillips, Kyra

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