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Nagin to testify before House committee

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Posted: Mar 4, 2010 4:52 AM by Andrea Fontenot
Source: Associated Press

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Topics: disaster, Mayor Ray Nagin, New Orleans, testify, Congress, House of Representatives, subcommittee, natural disasters, American, cities, Hurricane Katrina

New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin is in Washington D.C. to testify before Congress about the effect of disasters on American cities.

Nagin will be one of several people testifying at a House subcommittee hearing that deals with emergency management.

Nagin is the chairman of a U.S. Conference of Mayors task force on reform of the federal Stafford Act, which governs disaster rebuilding.

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