The president met with officials but no locals whose homes had been destroyed. He said Louisiana has "been a great state for me.”
The Gulf Coast braced for a history-making onslaught from the twin storms, with many evacuees recalling the damage caused by Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
Floodwaters and fear shaped the earliest memories of high school seniors in New Orleans. Now they’re graduating in the middle of another major crisis for their city.
”I don’t believe he know what the hell he’s talking about,” retired Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré said of Donald Trump's son-in-law.
Russel Honoré said the Trump administration "could have done better and can do better."
Former Republican Rep. David Jolly hit Trump with a Hurricane Katrina analogy.
“It’s a total executive failure by an incompetent executive," said the Democratic presidential candidate.
Does he even know what a hurricane is?
Blanco was Louisiana's first elected female governor.
Tropical Storm Barry is forecast to hit the city unusually early in the hurricane season, just as the Mississippi River is reaching abnormally high levels.