President Bush participated in the conference from his Crawford, Texas ranch.
During the briefing, a top hurricane expert warned of the threat to the levees (video below).
But just days later, on ABC's Good Morning America, President Bush said there were no warnings about possible flooding (video below).
The subsequent flooding caused most of the damage in New Orleans and left thousands of people stranded at the Superdome and Convention Center for days.
The Washington Post has the complete video here. (Washington Post/Video Courtesy ABC, AP)
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