disaster aid

Feds Won't Reverse Denial Of Baltimore Riot Disaster AidThe Federal Emergency Management Agency is refusing to reverse its denial of disaster aid to help Maryland and Baltimore recover millions of dollars in costs stemming from rioting in the city in April.
FEMA Finds Extra Disaster Aid Money Just In TimeThe Federal Emergency Management Agency this week has found about $40 million to refill disaster aid accounts and now expect the relief fund to stay solvent until at least Friday, the end of the budget year.
Disaster Aid Showdown Looms On Capitol HillThe Democratic leader of the Senate says he'll try this week to add almost $7 billion in disaster aid to must-pass legislation to avert a government shutdown.
Senate Approves $7B Disaster Aid PlanThe measure includes $500 million in immediate, emergency funding to make sure FEMA won't have to cut off help for victims of Hurricane Irene and Tropical Storm Lee at the end of the month.