Deficient levees found across America

Deficient levees found across America

There are 5 comments on the CBS News story from Jan 17, 2013, titled Deficient levees found across America. In it, CBS News reports that:

Inspectors taking the first-ever inventory of flood control systems overseen by the federal government have found hundreds of structures at risk of failing and endangering people and property in 37 states.

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USA

Toronto, Canada

#1 Jan 17, 2013
Webegone

Marion, IL

#2 Jan 18, 2013
We're all going to drown. HELP.
Aminu

Ashburn, VA

#3 Jan 18, 2013
The whole would not rest until every know and accept what christ is propergeting now

“your life is great”

Since: Aug 09

you poop in clean water

#4 Jan 19, 2013
this is what happens when the government invests more in defense than it does in infrastructure.
Koko

Marion, IL

#5 Apr 4, 2013
More bullshoot to try to extort money from small river towns. Levees will, at some point, ALL fail. Until they do, there are no guarantees, and these papers are just more scare tactics. The levee has been holding for many years, and will hold many more. I seriously do not see it failing, unless they keep flooding the river from kentucky dam. Bunch of scam artists if you ask me. You keep flooding the river, and never give the levees a break. Plant some damn trees by all of them, the roots WILL hold them together.

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