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Hurricane Katrina / Recovery / FEMA E-mails #819057

FNC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 06, 2005
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(Studio: Shepard Smith) Report introduced.

(Washington: Major Garrett) Hearings on the government's inept response to Hurricane Katrina featured; details given on the release of more FEMA e-mails, and questions about whether racism played a role; e-mails quoted on screen. [New Orleans evacuees Patricia THOMPSON, Doreen KEELER@- say it was discrimination.]

(Studio: Shepard Smith) Mississippi Senator Thad Cochran's push for more relief money for his state, some towns' request for FEMA to repay some the cost for evacuees they took in, New Orleans musicians Harry Connick, Jr. and Branford Marsalis' work with Habitat for Humanity to build a village for musicians who lost their homes to Katrina, the possibility that the New Orleans Saints may be able to play some football games at the Superdome in 2007, and plans for major new home developments in the New Orleans area noted.

Smith, Shepard;
Garrett, Major

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