1.9 Million Flee Gustav In Southern La.
As Hurricane Is Expected To Strengthen, State Proceeds With Largest Evacuation In History
Heeding the call of officials, or perhaps their own best judgment, 1.9 million people - 95 percent of an expected 2 million - evacuated southern Louisiana as Hurricane Gustav approached, according to state police officials. Strengthen, State Proceeds With Largest Evacuation In History. . .[/quote]
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Hopefully, presumably, the government learned a lot of lessons from the last disaster.