Has the Army Corps of Engineers Learned Nothing Since Hurricane Katrina?

Gambit | April 14, 2009
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is setting up New Orleans for failure by favoring the cheapest possible option for building pumping stations, which would leave the city dependent on the same defective system that failed so utterly during Hurricane Katrina.


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