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  • President Barack Obama and Louisiana Senators David Vitter and Bill Cassidy, tour a flood-affected neighborhood in Zachary, Louisiana, Aug. 23, 2016.
    Jonathan Ernst/Reuters
  • President Barack Obama talks with a young boy while touring Castle Place, a flood-damaged area of Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Aug. 23, 2016.
    Susan Walsh/AP Photo
  • Dalton Hamilton vacuums a flood-damaged floor inside a friend's house in St. Amant, Louisiana, Aug. 21, 2016.
    Jonathan Bachman/Reuters
  • Billy Bethley throws flood-damaged floor boards onto a pile of debris in Prairieville, Louisiana, Aug. 22, 2016.
    Jonathan Bachman/Reuters
  • Joseph Campbell removes carpet from his flood-damaged home in Sorrento, Louisiana, Aug. 20, 2016.
    Jonathan Bachman/Reuters
  • Evacuees stay at a shelter setup in the Baton Rouge River Center arena while the area deals with the record flooding, Aug. 19, 2016, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
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  • Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump signs a hat outside Greenwell Springs Baptist Church in Central, Louisiana, Aug. 19, 2016. Flooding in Louisiana caused deaths and damaged thousands of homes.
    Jonathan Bachman/Reuters
  • Tray Blazier pulls a boat as he helps a friend check on his flooded home, Aug. 18, 2016, in Sorrento, Louisiana.
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  • A newly constructed subdivision in Ascension Parish, Louisiana, is seen here, where some 40,000 homes have been impacted by flooding, Aug. 17, 2016.
    Jeffrey Dubinsky/Handout via Reuters
  • From left, Bryce Richard, Nick Rome and Blake Waguespack wait in a boat for a friend to examine her flooded house, Aug. 18, 2016, in Sorrento, Louisiana.
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  • Susan Gross dries out pictures on the kitchen table after flood waters inundated her mother's home, Aug. 19, 2016, in St. Amant, Louisiana.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • In this handout from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), flooding from sever storms is seen, Aug. 14, 2016, in Denham Springs, Louisiana.
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  • Mud covered belongings are seen on the floor of a home after flood water receded, Aug. 17, 2016, in Denham Springs, Louisiana.
    Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images
  • Elsie Lazarus is overcome with emotion as she sits in her flooded living room on Aug. 18, 2016, in St. Amant, Louisiana.
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  • Travis Guedry and his dog Ziggy glide through floodwaters keeping an eye out for people in need, Aug. 17, 2016, in Sorrento, Louisiana.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • Collan Ortego (L) gets help from Jason Fatherree as he retrieves a television set from his family's flooded home, Aug. 17, 2016, in Sorrento, Louisiana.
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  • A dog wanders through a flooded neighborhood, Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, Louisiana.
    Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images
  • Johnette Folse stands in her flood damaged living room in Denham Springs, Louisiana, Aug. 16, 2016.
    Jonathan Bachman/Reuters
  • People sort through water damaged products outside Jasmine's Beauty Supply following the floods, Aug. 16, 2016, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
    Brandon Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images
  • David Key looks at water out of his master bedroom windows in his flooded home in Prairieville, Louisiana, Aug. 16, 2016.
    Max Becherer/AP Photo
  • A handout picture provided by the US Coast Guard shows a flooded area of Baton Rouge, La., Aug. 15, 2016.
    Melissa Leake/EPA
  • A cowboy helps herd cattle through a flooded road as they are driven to trucks to be brought to dry land, Aug. 16, 2016, in Sorrento, Louisiana.
    Joe Raedle/Getty Images
  • Families displaced by flooding are unloaded on dry ground after being rescued from the Hebron Baptist Church by the Louisiana Army National Guard in Walker, La., Aug. 15, 2016.
    Max Becherer/AP Photo
  • A man navigates a boat of rescued goats past a partially submerged car after flooding, Aug. 16, 2016, in Gonzales, Louisiana.
    Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images
  • A resident wades through flood water, Aug. 13, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La.
    Brianna Paciorka/The Advocate via AP
  • Leaving ahead of the flood, Michael Tramonte and Nikki Conger take their possessions from their house on Watters Road, east of Pontchatoula, La., to escape the rising Tangipahoa River as storms pound Tangipahoa Parish, Aug. 12, 2016.
    Ted Jackson/NOLA.com The Times-Picayune via AP
  • In this aerial photo over Hammond, La., flooded homes are seen off of LA-1064 after heavy rains inundated the region, Aug. 13, 2016.
    Max Becherer/AP Photo
  • Volunteers pull a boat carrying a woman and young child evacuated from their home, Aug. 13, 2016, in Baton Rouge, La.
    John Oubre/The Advocate via AP
  • Danielle Blount takes a break from feeding her 3-month-old baby Ember to give her a kiss while they wait to be evacuated by members of the Louisiana Army National Guard near Walker, La., Aug. 14, 2016.
    Max Becherer/AP Photo
  • Floodwaters reach the front steps of homes built on pillars near Holden, La., after heavy rains inundated the region, Aug. 14, 2016.
    Max Becherer/AP Photo
  • Rescue officials and civilians work to rescue people from homes along the flooded Tangipahoa River near the communities of Amite, Independence, Tickfaw and Robert, La., Aug. 13, 2016.
    Ted Jackson/Nola.com/The Times-Picayune via AP
  • Jeff Robinson lowers a ladder from a Louisiana National Guard truck as his wife wades through flood waters from the Natalbany River near their home in Baptist, La., Aug. 13, 2016.
    Rogelio V. Solis/AP Photo
  • Tammie Wise holds her dog Mikey, after Jeffrey Lesage, right, boated them to safety in Central, La., Aug. 13, 2016.
    Travis Spradling/The Advocate via AP
  • Residents line up on Providence Boulevard in Hammond, La., where floodwaters inundated homes after heavy rains in the region, Aug. 13, 2016.
    Max Becherer/AP Photo
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