Obama vows ongoing support of Washington mudslide recovery
NBC News: President Obama vowed continuing support of recovery efforts in Oso, Wash., after touring the site of the deadly mudslide that hit the area.
“We’re not going anywhere, we’ll be there as long as it takes,” Obama said at a firehouse after taking an aerial tour of the destruction site and meeting with families of victims and first responders.
Obama also praised the strength of Oso as it mourns the loss of more than 40 people killed in the slide.
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Photo: Marine One, carrying President Barack Obama, takes an aerial tour of Oso, Washington, the site of the deadly mudslide that killed more than 40 people in March. (Carolyn Kaster / AFP - Getty Images)