Pakistan is dealing with major flooding for the second year in a row, leaving hundreds of thousands of people homeless. Timo Pakkala, the humanitarian coordinator for the United Nations in Pakistan, tells Steve Inskeep the flooding is causing a hardship in a really poor, rural area of the country.
The political consultants need to get paid, and that direct mail needs postage. Then there's the website and the campaign staff. These are the things candidates in the upcoming Virginia primary are spending big money on.
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