Hurricane Aftermath Scenes and Activity
A C-SPAN crew toured areas in and around Beaumont, Texas following Hurricane Rita. Residents and officials talked about devastation to the area by the storm, federal and local response efforts, and the challenges of recovery in the near future.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Cal Cheatham Resident Beaumont, TX
- Jack Demello Leader Federal Emergency Management Agency->Strike Task Force
- Barbara Dennings Resident Beaumont, TX
- Thomas Drew Resident Amarillo, TX
- Patricia Harding Resident Beaumont, TX
- Sarah Heath Resident Beaumont, TX
- George Jones Resident Beaumont, TX
- Brad Penisson Captain Beaumont, TX->Fire and Rescue
- James Scott Volunteer Salvation Army
- Lou Sheffler Resident Beaumont, TX
- Scott Sheldon Resident Beaumont, TX
- Robert Smith Assistant Coordinator Beaumont, TX->Emergency Management
Aerial and ground views of damage from Colorado wildfires was shown.
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