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Hurricane Florence Is a Category 5 Disaster

8 monthes ago   |   By The New Republic

Before he left for North Carolina on Wednesday to survey damage caused by Hurricane Florence, President Donald Trump released a video celebrating his administration's response. “This was tough hurricane,” he said, “one of the wettest we've ever seen, from the standpoint of water.” The sentiment, though redundant, was technically correct. Florence was the rainiest hurricane on record for the Carolinas, and the eighth-rainiest to ever hit the contiguous United States. But North and South Carolinians may take issue with Trump's idea that Florence was a tough hurricane-past tense. Yes, the...
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5 Trump policies that will make future flooding worse

8 monthes ago   |   By Politico

President Donald Trump went to North and South Carolina on Wednesday to tout his administration's response to Hurricane Florence, whose epic downpour killed at least 37 people, swamped thousands of homes and roadways, stranded a nuclear power plant and unleashed toxic pollution from coal-ash pits and hog-waste ponds. “There will be nothing left undone,” Trump told federal and state officials in North Carolina before heading out to tour the storm damage. “You will have everything you need." Here's what he didn't talk about: His administration's environmental policies are likely to worsen...
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President Trump tours hurricane damage

President Trump tours hurricane damage

8 monthes ago   |   By WESH

President Donald Trump pledged all the people affected by Hurricane Florence will get all the federal assistance they need.
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President Trump Tours Damage In North Carolina Done By Hurricane Florence

8 monthes ago   |   By NPR

On Wednesday, President Trump toured communities in North Carolina that were damaged by Hurricane Florence.
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