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The yearslong recovery from Hurricane Harvey

The following editorial appeared in the Chicago Tribune on Tuesday, Aug. 29:

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The scale of flooding in the Houston area as a result of Hurricane Harvey is hard to imagine, and the images of suffering are horrifying to behold. In central and south Texas, an area the size of Michigan is now a storm-tossed lake. What Brad Kieserman, vice president of Red Cross, described as "the

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