Katrina Cleanup Proceeds as Rita Approaches

Man Secures Plane as Hurricane Rita strikes in the Florida Keys in Islamorada

Clayton Whitehouse secures his plane as Hurricane Rita strikes Islamorada in the Florida Keys, Sept. 20. Reuters hide caption

itoggle caption Reuters

President Bush visits the Gulf Coast again, pledging to help clean up the region. Also, Vice Admiral Thad Allen, director of federal relief efforts, discusses plans being developed for Hurricane Rita, damage to New Orleans' levee system and clashes with Mayor Ray Nagin.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.