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FEMA Demands A Refund From Flood-Ravaged Colorado Town

‘We have real good use for it … so to take it back was a real shock’

White House Cries Global Warming During Lull In Western Wildfires

‘To attribute this human-caused increase in fire risk to carbon dioxide emissions is simply unscientific’

New York May Vote On 9/11 Conspiracy

‘We are concerned that a 47-story skyscraper that collapsed was not properly investigated’

Texas Border Town Might Have To Dip Into Reserves To Pay For Surge Of Immigrants

Two men are taken into custody by the U.S. Border Patrol near Falfurrias, Texas

‘The taxpayers in McAllen did not anticipate or create this problem’

FEMA threatens to arrest volunteer drone operators during Colo. flood relief

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Drone industry representatives have been eager to promote the non-lethal uses of unmanned aerial systems

'Heck of a job?' Former FEMA director says RNC doing a good job ahead of hurricane - TheDC

Former FEMA director Michael Brown

People need to ‘calm down’ about possible RNC hurricane, says former FEMA director Michael Brown

One small Texas town's remarkable volunteer wildfire reponse - TheDC

Riley Road fire

‘The federal government cannot be everywhere at every moment. You have to help yourself’

Texas official: FEMA bureaucracy was 'convoluted, time-consuming' during wildfires - TheDC

Texas Wildfires

‘Frustrations experienced in navigating the recovery process and assistance programs were tremendous’

Congress avoids government shutdown yet again - TheDC

Eric Cantor and John Boehner

House passes bill to fund the government through November, as Republicans back down from cuts to Department of Energy programs

Senate reaches deal to avert shutdown - TheDC

Irene Obama FEMA

Lawmakers reach agreement after FEMA announces it doesn’t immediately need additional funding

Senate aide: FEMA has more money than thought - AP


If the estimate is accurate, the agency won’t need additional funds and the cause for the current gridlock will disappear

Pelosi: Dems won't support spending cuts to pay for disaster aid - TheDC

‘Assistance at the time of a natural disaster, it should not be a controversial issue, it hasn’t been before’

Republican stop-gap measure fails in House over FEMA funding - TheDC

Congress FEMA

Failure means the threat of government shutdown at the end of the month

Pennsylvania home owners getting soaked by new indoor sprinkler mandate - TheDC

Some Pennsylvania residents think a new rule mandating costly sprinkler installation in new homes is all wet

TheDC Morning: FEMA forgets about half a billion in misspent money - TheDC

Read TheDC Morning: An unvarnished e-mail summary of what’s really happening in political news

With ACORN, where there's smoke... - TheDC

How ACORN got half a million in taxpayer dollars for ‘fire prevention’

Investigation finds FEMA improperly awarded grant to ACORN affiliate - NYT

FEMA improperly awarded a $450,000 grant for fire safety and prevention to a New Orleans affiliate of ACORN

The last chance for the GOP

If the GOP doesn’t embrace conservatism this time around, a conservative third party will emerge.

Mr. President, don't deliver the State of the Union speech. Go to Kinko's and have it printed

The country would be better off if Obama didn’t deliver his next SOTU address to Congress.

Liberals desperate to connect Tea Party with domestic terrorism - TheDC

Southern Poverty Law Center releases reports attempting to link political activism with extremism