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Mayor of Jackson, MS on the Water Crisis in His City

Clip: 09/06/2022 | 17m 37s

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Residents of Jackson, Mississippi have been without running water for most of the past week. After flooding hit a treatment plant, thousands lost access to clean water and had to rely on bottled water instead. There is now some relief, as water pressure has been restored and public schools reopened. Jackson Mayor Chokwe Antar Lumumba joins Michel Martin to give an update on the situation.

Aired: 09/06/22 | Rating: NR

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