Federal hurricane prevention for New Orleans that cost billions worked during Ida, senators agree

By: - October 6, 2021 3:14 pm

Workers fortify a levee on Aug. 26, 2015, in New Orleans, Louisiana. The city is ringed by hundred of miles of levees to protect against flooding. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob Fischler is a national correspondent for States Newsroom, a network of state-based nonprofit news outlets that includes Kansas Reflector.

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