Federal Disaster Response

Amanda Ripley, author of The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes - and Why, talked about disaster relief in light of Hurricane… read more

Amanda Ripley, author of The Unthinkable: Who Survives When Disaster Strikes - and Why, talked about disaster relief in light of Hurricane Gustav heading toward the Gulf Coast and responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. Ms. Ripley covered disaster response as a writer for Time Magazine.

Participating by phone from Baton Rouge, Louisana, Mark Cooper talked about

preparations being made in Louisiana in anticipation of Hurricane Gustav. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Aug 30, 2008

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  • Aug 30, 2008 | 7:33am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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