President Barack Obama plans to make a special appearance in New Orleans as he publicly marks the anniversary of the tragic Hurricane Katrina which swept through the city just five years ago.

Confirmations from representatives at the White House also announced that President Barack Obama will speak at Xavier University. Other administration officials who have worked on Katrina recovery efforts will also be in the region to mark the anniversary of the devastation of Hurricane Katrina.

For additional coverage, visit today. Do you think this is a good move for Obama seeing as though the nation seems to be split in recent approval polls of his administration’s momentum?

Do you think the anniversary will remind people that Katrina victims are still suffering? What good do you think the anniversary will bring to the masses and those still dealing with the unfortunate circumstances Katrina brought with it?

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