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October 17, 2011

Street Talk : Oct. 17, 2011

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---- — Do you think the government is doing enough to help local flood victims?

"No, not enough, and now one of the biggest employers might leave."

_ Mallory Pasternak, Sidney, nurse.

"I suppose that there is always more that could be done, but with the budgets they way they are getting, anything is good."

_ Annabelle Hering, Walton, retired.

"Without a doubt, not. Whenever hurricanes hit the coast, they do a lot more."

_ Earlene Auguste, Oneonta, farmer.

"No, there are still people here out of a home."

_ Liza Schultz, Franklin, clerk.

"I think the response is about the same as any other disaster."

_ Dollie Rister, Binghamton, counselor.

"No, I'm sure that they will eventually, but it takes too much time."

_ Ted Moyer, Sidney Center, collector.