First responders stymied by communication systems
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Bridging networks a 'Herculean' effort
By DAVID WOOD
Newhouse News Service
Times-Picayune (New Orleans)
WASHINGTON — The next time disaster strikes, chances are the crowds of emergency and rescue personnel racing to the scene still won't be able to do a fundamental task: talk to one another.