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Hurricane Katrina / New Orleans / The Levees #837509

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 28, 2006
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(New Orleans: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(New Orleans: Steve Osunsami) The levee at the 17th Street Canal that failed last year visited; scenes {& diagrams} shown of the canal pump system that may have to be rebuilt. [Army Corps of Engineers Jim ST. GERMAIN†- comments on the operation.] [Resident Janet PEERKIN‡- says repairs will happen after the hurricane season.] [Three RESIDENTS - wonder.] [Army Corps of Engineers Dan HITCHING†- explains the delay.] [Louisiana State University professor Ivor VAN HEERDEN†- shows empty houses.] [Senator David VITTER†- criticizes the Army Corps of Engineers.]

Gibson, Charles;
Osunsami, Steve

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