Obama Statement on Rockford and Winnebago Floods
U.S. Senator Barack Obama (D-IL) today issued the following statement on the flooding in Rockford and Winnebago County:
"As many Rockford and Winnebago County residents evacuate their homes and communities, my thoughts and prayers are with them as they begin the recovery process. I am committed to working with state and local officials and relief organizations to ensure our communities can quickly restore power, repair roads, and rebuild damaged homes after the flooding."