Perry's office says 33,000 in shelters

September 16, 2008 8:35:26 AM PDT
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Governor Rick Perry's office also said the latest figures show there are also 317 shelters in operation Tuesday -- four days after Hurricane Ike roared into Texas at Galveston.

Monday, there were about 34,000 people in 295 shelters.

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