Homeland Security Watch

News and analysis of critical issues in homeland security

April 11, 2009

Emergency Declarations Requested

Filed under: General Homeland Security — by Philip J. Palin on April 11, 2009

The Governor of  Texas has requested a federal emergency declaration to assist with wildfire losses. 

The Governor of Georgia has requested an emergency declaration to assist with losses from flooding and other severe weather.

In Minnesota, seven counties previously included in a federal emergency declaration have now been declared part of a “major disaster.”  This increases federal assistance that is available.

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Comment by William R. Cumming

April 14, 2009 @ 10:50 am

Just like the defense contractors spread work throughout the nation, so does MOTHER NATURE!

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