Why was New Orleans such a disaster?

Why was New Orleans such a disaster? “First Responders Unprepared, Underfunded for Next Terror Strike”

Here’s a reson: “First Responders Unprepared, Underfunded for Next Terror Strike.”:http://www.back-to-iraq.com/archives/2003/07/first_responder.php While this report deals with the idea of a terror-strike, the overall theme of underfunding of first responders should give you an idea of the Federal Government’s spending priorities.