As a family struggled to get help during Hurricane Harvey, gaps in the rescue system began to show.
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🎧 “The Daily”: Lost in the Storm, Part 1 | New York Times
Houston’s emergency response systems, crippled by Hurricane Harvey, failed to reach people who needed help the most.
📺 Face the Nation 8/27/17: Abbott, Bossert, Winnefeld, Donilon
This week on "Face the Nation," CBS News Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett guest hosts the broadcast covering the latest on Hurricane Harvey and the week's foreign policy news.
A generally mediocre episode. I would have preferred more political news and less on the hurricane in Texas, which is already oversaturated in all senses of the word. There’s not much to say about the hurricane and the administrative response to it yet, so keep the air time for next week instead.
Pushing the emergency response guy on Trump’s positions with respect to Arpaio was a bit over-the-top. He’s obviously not going to say anything substantive on the topic. Naturally since he’s the only person the administration would put up this week, you’ve got to ask the question, but the administration (and Trump specifically) are taking the weak/loser way out of the topic. The better way to have handled it was to ask for his personal position on the topic and moved on.