PBS NewsHour

Some Louisiana parishes may be without power for months

Clip: 09/01/2021 | 7m 20s | Video has closed captioning.

Hundreds of thousands in Southeast Louisiana are still facing a lack of power, water, and gasoline three days after Hurricane Ida struck the area. President Joe Biden is expected to visit Friday. Overall, more than a million are without power. There were at least seven storm-related deaths across three states. Newshour's community reporter based in New Orleans, Roby Chavez, begins our coverage.

Aired: 09/01/21

Rating: NR

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