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September 28, 1989 | PAUL HOUSTON, Times Staff Writer
Mayor Joseph Riley Jr., bolstering an attack by Sen. Ernest F. Hollings (D-S.C.), angrily accused federal disaster officials Wednesday of lacking urgency in helping victims of Hurricane Hugo. A day after Hollings called the officials "a bunch of bureaucratic jackasses," Riley pounded his fist and declared: "I don't think the sense of urgency and hurriedness that the community needs and demands is there."
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September 28, 1989 | PAUL HOUSTON, Times Staff Writer
Mayor Joseph Riley Jr., bolstering an attack by Sen. Ernest F. Hollings (D-S.C.), angrily accused federal disaster officials Wednesday of lacking urgency in helping victims of Hurricane Hugo. A day after Hollings called the officials "a bunch of bureaucratic jackasses," Riley pounded his fist and declared: "I don't think the sense of urgency and hurriedness that the community needs and demands is there."
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