New Orleans faces high alert for approaching hurricane

New Orleans faces high alert for approaching hurricane

Emergency was in Louisiana as Tropical Storm Barry approaches the state on Friday. Trump has extended federal assistance to the state to supplement state and local efforts ahead of the impending storm. The National Hurricane Center on Friday tweeted that ’hazardous conditions’ would arrive with the storm.

Sandra
Sandra
ICblades
ICblades 6 months

at first Barry came for votes now he just want to destroy you

Miles O'Brien
Miles O'Brien 6 months

It shows the half assed view of all levels of government towards infrastructure. Infrastructure costs money... sooner or later not maintaining or upgrading infrastructure costs the taxpayer. Constantly ignoring or deferring spending on infrastructure like levees or roads or bridges or airports ends up in higher costs, both in direct and indirect ways. Lives and money. As long as politicians are elected on a "No new taxes" platform, because the electorate thinks some one else will pay, this country will continue to fall apart from the inside out. If the economy is so great, why is there no money for the country?

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