2 on the Beat told you earlier how Republicans and Texans for John McCain are reaching out to Hurricane Victims.
This evening Senator Barack Obama and the Democratic Party have also announced plans to help those who will need assistance rebuilding their lives.
In a statement released tonight Senator Obama said, “We do not yet know what the impact of Hurricane Gustav will be, and we hope with all our hearts that the damage will not be as great as it was three years ago. But we know there will be damage, and there is something you can do right now.”
He is encouraging people to make a donation to the American Red Cross.
If you would like to help out, go to https://donate.barackobama.com/redcross