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the Senate begins investigation of actions of the government before hurricane

. The senatorial committee on vnutrenennej securities begins parliamentary investigation of actions of the federal government of the USA during preparation for hurricane blow " Katrina " and in a course saving - a recovery work.

As have informed " News " in the committee, the first hearings within the limits of investigation will begin on September, 7th and will pass behind the closed doors.

On hearings heads of the ministry of internal security of the USA who will answer questions of committee-men, and also the invited senators representing states Louisiana, Mississipi and Alabama, the most suffered from hurricane " are called; Katrina ".

One of main questions which interests senators, is " insufficient readiness " federal departments and services 2 hurricane blow, and also " inadequacy of the answer " From their party on consequences of act of nature, have informed in senatorial committee.

On Friday based in Newark (State of California) the company conducting in the world according to insurance risks " Risk Management Solutions " declared that, under its data, a damage from hurricane " Katrina " 4 economy of the USA will exceed the astronomical sum - $100 billion.