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Oct. 4, 2011ATCHISON COUNTY, MO |  By: Wayman

Blunt Levee Meetings

Senator Roy Blunt met yesterday morning with levee district officials from Holt and Atchison counties, two of the hardest, hit areas from Missouri River Flooding.

The senator says local residents are looking to Washington for help locally.

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Blunt says both emergency funds and long-term funding for the Missouri River management need to be addressed by lawmakers, who continue haggling over larger federal budget issues.