President Obama: Hurricane Irene Likely 'Historic,' Federal Government Prepared

President Obama today painted a grim picture of the menace posed by Hurricane Irene, warning Americans to "take this storm seriously" as he offered reassurances that his administration has. "I cannot stress this highly enough: If you are in the projected path of this hurricane, take precautions now," Obama said in an address from Martha's Vineyard. "The federal government has spent the better part of last week working … to see to it that we're prepared," he added. "All indications point to...Full Story
Commenting on this article is closed.