Clinton Goes After McCain on Katrina

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Criticizes her Republican rival at evening Asheville, North Carolina event.

“Senator McCain said he might want to tear down the Ninth Ward instead of rebuilding it, but I went to the Ninth Ward after Katrina and met with people there and saw the destruction and I saw the resilience in their eyes, and they deserve our help to rebuild and regain their lives and their homes.”

Comes after McCain spent all Thursday touring Hurricane-ravaged parts of New Orleans, and criticized the Bush administration’s handling of the disaster in “one of his harshest assessments yet of the Bush presidency.”

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