As nation watches, President Barack Obama pledges flood support
The entire nation is tuning in to the flood fight here, including the president.
Barack Obama, moved by news and photos of the Red River Valley flooding, reassured his support Wednesday.
"The federal government, from the president on down, is aware of this fight being heroically made in the Red River Valley ... and throughout North Dakota," North Dakota U.S. Rep. Earl Pomeroy said. "They've committed (to help) wholeheartedly."
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