President Obama just signed an emergency declaration over the impending hurricane about to hit Florida.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama declared a state of emergency in South Carolina on Tuesday after Hurricane Matthew hit the state over the weekend, the White House said.
President Obama declared a state of emergency in Georgia late Thursday night, freeing up federal aid to help state and local governments respond to Hurricane Matthew. The declaration authorizes the … Click to Continue »
Early in January 2016, Michigan Governor Rick Snyder declared a state of emergency in Flint, soon followed by President Barack Obama declaring the high levels of lead in Flint’s water sources a federal emergency. The Environmental P...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama declared a state of emergency in Florida as Hurricane Matthew strengthened and headed for the U.S. Southeast, the White House said on Thursday.