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The week after devastating floods, Obama tours Louisiana damage

August 23, 2016 6:42 PM
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The week after devastating floods, Obama tours Louisiana damage

WASHINGTON — Wearing khakis and hiking boots, President Obama toured a flood-damaged Baton Rouge suburb Tuesday, assessing damage from what's being described as the worst natural disaster in the United States since Hurricane Sandy in 2012.

Obama brushed off criticism that he was late in coming to the flood-ravaged region, and instead devoted much of his time praising the initial response by state and federal officials.

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