More than a third of South Carolina counties are eligible for federal disaster relief in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, according to a presidential amendment to disaster declaration for the … Click to Continue »
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 Barack Obama declared a state of emergency in North Carolina on Monday after Hurricane Matthew roared through the state over the weekend, the White House said. The action makes federal funding available to affected individ...
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 »
While it’s unknown how much damage Hurricane Matthew will wreak across Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas, it’s certain those states will ask Congress for billions in disaster relief. President Barack … Click to Continue »