Bush to visit New Orleans 18 months after Katrina

By
March 1, 2007 06:35

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analyses from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later Don't show it again

When US President George W. Bush visits New Orleans on Thursday - a year-and-a-half after Hurricane Katrina - what he will find is a city of extremes, where life abounds in isolated areas and is eerily lacking in others. It is Bush's first trip to New Orleans in six months and he is scheduled to visit a school and meet with state and local officials. "It's important to have better progress, and we certainly want to make sure that everybody works together to get the situation cleaned up as soon as possible," White House press secretary Tony Snow said in Washington on Wednesday in advance of Bush's visit.

Related Content

US President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen arrives at his hotel in New York City, US.
August 22, 2018
Pleading guilty to felonies, Cohen says Trump directed him to break law

By MICHAEL WILNER