© 2022 WMKY
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Click here to become a member of Morehead State Public Radio (WMKY - 90.3FM)

Biden pledges `whatever it takes' to assist tornado victims

 President Biden toured tornado ravaged Western Kentucky on Wednesday 12/15/21
Karyn Czar
/
President Biden toured tornado ravaged Western Kentucky on Wednesday 12/15/21

During a stop in Dawson Springs, the president said that "the scope and scale of this destruction is almost beyond belief.” Biden also Biden spoke of the stress felt by victims of natural disasters such as the weekend storms that swept across eight states. He also said it was urgent that people be moved from emergency shelters in order to prevent the spread of COVID-19. At the same time, the president praised the outpouring of support from reeling communities.

Copyright 2021 WUKY