Presidential Statement on Chilean Earthquake
President Obama expressed support for the people of Chile after an earthquake earlier in the day. He also warned people, including in Hawaii, Guam, American Samoa, and the west coast to heed tsunami warnings. He did not respond to questions.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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Response to Hurricane Irene
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