The president's very right about one thing: When you have a disaster of that scale, whether it be natural or a terrorist attack, there's only one part of our entire government, state or local, that is equipped to handle it, and that's the U.S. military.
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What we found out with Katrina is that the country is still unable to deal with disaster, ... God forbid this happens in San Francisco.
If we have a disaster -- and we think it is quite probable in the next 20-25 years -- we're not prepared to deal with it,
The two things that could have been better is number one, to get major military force into the community almost immediately to make sure that there was law and order. Number two, we had enough helicopters to airlift food into the centers of population and those places.
This country is big enough and strong enough to prepare for both.
Well, it's taken a long time to get the Department of Homeland Security established. It's taken a long time for the Congress to decide how much it wanted to fund.
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