FEMA

As FEMA expands flood zones, residents fear insurance hikes

Jul 8, 2013
FEMA is updating its flood maps to expand areas deemed at risk of damage -- and that’s striking fear in communities that could be deluged with higher insurance bills.
Posted In: FEMA, Hurricane Sandy, flood insurance, flood

Losing "everything" is relative in a tornado

Jun 3, 2013
Natural disasters are great equalizers, but recoveries can look different.
Posted In: disasters, oklahoma, tornado, FEMA

Vermonters still awaiting FEMA money

Dec 31, 2012
More than a year after Hurricane Irene devastated much of Vermont, many homeowners are still waiting on federal relief money.
Posted In: Hurricane Irene, FEMA, hurricane

Illinois to appeal FEMA disaster decision

Mar 13, 2012
After February's devastating tornadoes, the feds say "no" to extra aid.
Posted In: tornado, Illinois, FEMA, natural disasters

Governor of Alabama on immigration, disaster relief

Dec 16, 2011
Governor Robert Bentley of Alabama discusses the federal budget, disaster relief spending, and why his state is cracking down on immigration
Posted In: Alabama, Governor Robert Bentley, FEMA

Mid-day Extra: More from Alabama

Dec 16, 2011
Governor Robert Bentley of Alabama discusses illegal immigration, the federal budget, and disaster relief spending.
Posted In: Alabama, FEMA, Governor Robert Bentley