Obama: Flooding from hurricane could get worse

By Stephen C. Webster
Monday, August 29, 2011 8:14 EDT
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The massive Hurricane Irene may no longer be mennacing U.S. skies anymore, but that does not mean the storm’s threat is over.

Across the U.S. eastern seaboard, communities are struggling with record flooding. President Barack Obama has even warned that it could still get worse.

This video is from the BBC, broadcast Monday, August 29, 2011.

Stephen C. Webster
Stephen C. Webster
Stephen C. Webster is the senior editor of Raw Story, and is based out of Austin, Texas. He previously worked as the associate editor of The Lone Star Iconoclast in Crawford, Texas, where he covered state politics and the peace movement’s resurgence at the start of the Iraq war. Webster has also contributed to publications such as True/Slant, Austin Monthly, The Dallas Business Journal, The Dallas Morning News, Fort Worth Weekly, The News Connection and others. Follow him on Twitter at @StephenCWebster.
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