FEMA

  • Take these steps to receive aid from FEMA!

    FEMA crews are heading to neighborhoods to assist with disaster relief. Here’s what you need to know. Vaniesha Jones gathers whatever she can, before it starts raining. A big tree crashed down in the middle of her family’s home destroying about everything inside. “When it rains again, whatever’s left is going...
  • Atheist Group: Trump’s Tweet Supporting Church FEMA Funding Breached Presidential Etiquette

    A secular organization that advocates for nontheists says that President Donald Trump has breached presidential “etiquette” by using his Twitter page to argue that Texas churches should be eligible for government reimbursement to repair damage caused by Hurricane Harvey. The Wisconsin-based Freedom From Religion Foundation said on Monday that...
  • Trump tweets support for Texas churches seeking FEMA money after Harvey; lawsuits already filed

    President Trump stepped into a hot church-state dispute Friday night, tweeting support for Texas churches that were damaged by Hurricane Harvey and now want assistance from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to rebuild. Trump’s tweet came after three Texas churches filed a lawsuit this week challenging a policy from...
  • Hurricane Irma headed to Metro Atlanta! See Video!

    ATLANTA – The track of Hurricane Irma has the storm now has metro Atlanta taking a direct hit from Hurricane Irma. “At this point, preliminary totals 3 to 6 inches of rainfall. That means locations with poor drainage areas, we could be dealing with minor flooding,” Walls said. Walls said...
  • FEMA says no lack of money will get in the way of saving lives!

    With Hurricane Irma barreling towards the U.S. and its territories, right on the heels of Hurricane Harvey, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) administrator Brock Long says his agency is prepared. “My confidence is high,” Long told “CBS This Morning” on Wednesday. “Despite everything that’s going on, this is what...
  • Over 550,000 People Have Applied to FEMA due to Hurricane Harvey! See How To Get Federal Aid!

    ABC Breaking News FEMA official shares advice for people affected by Harvey. Kevin Hannes, federal coordinating officer for FEMA’s response to Hurricane Harvey, tells “GMA” what storm victims need to know to apply for and receive federal aid. Source: ABC News...
  • FEMA is expected to run out of money by Friday

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is burning through its funds, and according to a Senate aide in a Bloomberg report, is expected to run out of money by Friday. Of the $1.01 billion in FEMA’s Disaster Relief Fund, only $541 million was “immediately available” for assisting those affected...
  • Tropical Storm Harvey makes landfall again, hits Louisiana-Texas border

    HOUSTON — Harvey made landfall again early Wednesday, roaring ashore in western Louisiana near the border with Texas as residents in the region brace for as much as 6 to 10 inches of additional rain. “Ongoing catastrophic and life-threatening flooding will continue in southeastern Texas,” the National Hurricane Center...
  • Houston Churches Fight Flooding After Harvey Cancels Services

    It takes a lot to cancel church in the shiny Bible Belt stronghold of Houston, Texas, home to more megachurches than any city in America. Specifically, 9 trillion gallons of rain in a weekend.   Hurricane Harvey shut down Sunday services from downtown to the sprawling suburbs, where churches...