President Obama to tour Oklahoma tornado damage - WQOW TV: Eau Claire, WI NEWS18 News, Weather, and Sports

President Obama to tour Oklahoma tornado damage

Posted:

WASHINGTON (WKOW) -- President Barack Obama will tour the damage from the massive tornado that devastated the Oklahoma City area.

President Obama plans to meet with affected families and thank first responders during a visit Sunday to Moore. The White House says President Obama wants a firsthand look at the recovery from the tornado that killed 24 and damaged an estimated 12,000 homes Monday afternoon.

The town of Moore is a community of 41,000 people located about 10 miles from Oklahoma City.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WQOW. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service and Mobile Privacy Policy & Terms of Service.

Persons with disabilities who need assistance with issues relating to the content of this station's pubic inspection file should contact Director of Station Operations Lisa Patrow at 715-852-5920. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, at 888-835-5322 (TTY) or at fccinfo@fcc.gov.