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Many say Hurricane Katrina has exposed deep flaws in our emergency response system four years after 9/11. Diane and her guests discuss the most recent polls and the enormous relief and recovery efforts ahead.
- Glen Bolger pollster and political strategist, partner and co-founder of Public Opinion Strategies
- Stanley Greenberg pollster and political analyst chair and CEO, Greenberg, Quinlan, Rosner Research
- Andrew Kohut director of the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press
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