RACE RELATIONS BLOG: Wednesday, August 31, 2005

Wednesday, August 31, 2005


(CNN) -- The Bush administration declared a public health emergency for the entire Gulf Coast on Wednesday in an effort to stop the spread of disease in the wake of Hurricane Katrina.

Bush: Katrina 'recovery will take years'
(CNN) -- President Bush on Wednesday called Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath "one of the worst national disasters in our nation's history."

"This recovery will take years," Bush said as he outlined the federal response in an address from the White House, hours after viewing parts of the Gulf Coast from aboard Air Force One as he traveled to Washington from his ranch in Crawford, Texas.

Well lets hope Trae has made it, Grizz