President George W. Bush speaks with federal, state and local officials at the Louisiana Emergency Operations Center in Baton Rouge

 
President George W. Bush speaks with federal, state and local officials at the Louisiana Emergency Operations Center in Baton Rouge
U.S. President George W. Bush gestures as he speaks with Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal (2nd R), and Baton Rouge Mayor Kip Holden ((R) at the Louisiana Emergency Operations Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, September 3, 2008. Bush made a quick visit to Louisiana on Wednesday to survey damage from Hurricane Gustav as New Orleans officials lifted roadblocks to allow tens of thousands who fled the city to return despite widespread power outages. REUTERS/Eric Draper/The White House/Handout (UNITED STATES) FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY