Obama Seeks to Avoid Katrina-Response Comparison in Sandy Effort

Obama Seeks to Avoid Katrina-Response Comparison in Sandy Effort

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With New York City's Rockaway beaches in the background, Marine One, carrying President Barack Obama, other local, state and federal officials, lifts off from JFK International Airport in New York, on Nov. 15, 2012, to view damage in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.