President Obama speaks to the media in Los Banos, California
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California drought: Obama announces $180m aid package

President Obama has announced a major aid package for California which is suffering its worst drought conditions for over a century.

More than $180m (£109m) will be made available to help both ranchers who have lost livestock and communities suffering extreme hardship because of the lack of rain to grow crops.

Peter Bowes reports from Los Angeles.

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