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White House says it is ready to help on Mississippi water crisis

By Thomson Reuters Aug 30, 2022 | 12:46 PM

ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE (Reuters) – The White House is ready to assist Mississippi once they receive an official request from the state after a broken treatment plant left its capital city without potable running water, spokesperson Karine Jean-Pierre said on Tuesday.

(Reporting by Nandita Bose and Trevor Hunnicutt; Editing by Chris Reese)