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U.S. Senate hearings: Investments can soften blow of climate change, but needs are great and urgent

NEW ORLEANS, LA – AUGUST 26: Workers fortify or ‘armor’ a levee on August 26, 2015 in New Orleans, Louisiana. New Orleans is ringed by hundred of miles of levees to protect against flooding. The tenth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, which devastated the city partially due to levee breaches, is August 29. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Federal hurricane prevention for New Orleans that cost billions worked during Ida, senators agree