Hurricane Isaac

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Romney Starts Fall Campaign Visiting Storm Victims

Mitt Romney is making the first stop of his fall campaign for the White House a visit to hurricane-damage Louisiana, hoping to convince Americans he is not just the right man to fix the economy but an all-around leader for the nation.

CBS Tampa–08/31/2012

File photo of Hurricane Issac's arrival. (credit: Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Isaac In New Orleans For Katrina’s 7th Anniversary

Hurricane Isaac swallowed parts of the swamps south of New Orleans early Wednesday on its way toward the newly fortified city, as people across the region opted to ride it out despite its torrential rains, 80 mph winds and spooky timing — the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.

08/29/2012

A worker attaches plywood to the window of his shop ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Tropical Storm Isaac is expected to strengthen into at least a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall near Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Opinion: As Hurricane Isaac Threatens The GOP Continues To Party

As Hurricane Isaac threatens the Gulf again, we will see if Katrina and Isaac serve as bookends of GOP hostility to federal disaster relief. An odd stance for a party that claims to “choose life” while watching people die in natural disasters rather than provide an adequate response.

08/28/2012

File photo of Donald Trump. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Trump’s RNC Surprise Gets Rained Out

Real estate mogul and millionaire Donald Trump had to cancel his surprise for the Republican National Convention due to scheduling changes caused by the impending Hurricane Isaac.

08/27/2012

Tampa Prepares For Republican National Convention And Potential Hurricane

GOP: Show Will Go On In Spite of Storm’s Threat

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tuesday’s brunch with former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and House Speaker John Boehner has been moved indoors. Schedules were rearranged to fill an open Monday evening. Sandbags were in place […]

CBS Tampa–08/26/2012

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