Biden tours Kentucky flood damage: ‘I promise you we’re staying’

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At least 37 people have died since last month's deluge, which dropped 8 to 10-1/2 inches of rain in only 48 hours. Gov. Andy Beshear told Biden that authorities expect to add at least one other death to the total. The president said the nation has an obligation to help all its people. He pledged to return once the community was rebuilt.
4 months ago·Frankfort, United States

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