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Mayor Sylvester Turner calls out Red Cross

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner is speaking out after complaints regarding the Red Cross. Several people have questioned where the millions of dollars in resources given to the Red Cross is going. “If you promise people something, you got to make it happen because – otherwise — don’t promise at all,” Turner said. Several Harvey survivors claimed […]

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