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Oregon Governor: Feds Refused Additional Aid For Wildfires

This is crazy. When much of an entire state is on fire cough climate change cough, the last thing the governor should have to think about is whether the federal government can be trusted to reimburse the firefighting costs. But that's exactly the position Oregon’s Democratic governor is in. “I talked with the federal authorities two weeks ago, asking for additional federal assistance, I was told point-blank ‘no’,” said Brown.
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