Gulf Coast Hurricanes and the Federal Budget
Witnesses testified about the long-term impact of Hurricanes Katrina and Rita will have on the federal budget, including the waste and poor decision-making in the initial response, and a total accounting of federal spending to date.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Donald Boutte Minister St. John Baptist Church (New Orleans, LA)
- Stanley J. Czerwinski Director Government Accountability Office->Strategic Issues
- Donald E. Powell Coordinator Department of Homeland Security->Gulf Coast Rebuilding
- Rodney Alexander U.S. Representative [R] Louisiana
- Josiah "Jo" R. Bonner Jr. U.S. Representative [R] Alabama
- Allen Boyd U.S. Representative [D] Florida
- Thomas "Chet" Chester Edwards U.S. Representative [D] Texas
- Bob Etheridge U.S. Representative [D] North Carolina
- Jeb Hensarling U.S. Representative [R] Texas
- Paul Ryan U.S. Representative [R] Wisconsin
- Bobby Scott U.S. Representative [D] Virginia
- John M Spratt Jr. U.S. Representative [D] South Carolina
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