FEMA head Joe Allbaugh to step down in March; no successor named
- Nebraska Treasurer Named Lieut. Governor. Carvlin, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;10/3/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31236, p29
Reports the appointment of Dave Heineman as regional director for the United States Federal Emergency Management Agency.
- Paulison garners support as nominee for head of FEMA. // Fire Engineering;Jun2006, Vol. 159 Issue 6, p59
The article reports that R. David Paulison, the acting director of Federal Emergency Management Administration (FEMA) was nominated as the head of FEMA by U.S. president George W. Bush. If the Senate will confirm the nomination, Paulison's title will be the undersecretary for federal emergency...
- Senate Confirms Paulison as FEMA Head. // Fire Chief;Jun2006, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p11
The article reports on the appointment of R. David Paulison as director of Federal Emergency Management Agency in the U.S. President George W. Bush nominated Paulison in April 2006 to serve as the Department of Homeland Security undersecretary for federal emergency management. Paulison earned...
- Executive Boards To the Rescue. Rosenberg, Alyssa // National Journal;10/6/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 38, p68
The article focuses on the criticisms being raised against the U.S. Federal Executive Boards (FEBs) which was formed to provide a forum for federal employees who work outside of the Washington area to coordinate their efforts. Some agencies are confused about the boards' roles because FEBs are...
- FEMA director announces public/private partnership to change the way businesses deal with natural .. // PA Times;Jun98, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p8
Reports that the US Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Wall Street's Contingency Planning Exchange have launched a partnership to change the way businesses across the country deal with natural disasters. Objectives of Project Impact: Building Disaster Resistant Communities and Joint...
- The FEMA phoenix. Franklin, Daniel // Washington Monthly;Jul/Aug95, Vol. 27 Issue 7/8, p38
Spotlights the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in the United States. Background; Administrative functions; Mission; Criticisms of FEMA's work; Reviews of FEMA performance.
- FEMA to let L.A. decide how to spend federal relief funds. Kertesz, Louise // Modern Healthcare;11/6/95, Vol. 25 Issue 45, p21
Reports on the Federal Emergency Management Agency's (FEMA) grant of approval for Los Angeles County hospitals damaged by the 1994 Northridge earthquake, to spend federal disaster relief funds as they see fit. Negotiations between county hospitals and FEMA; Policy as contrary to the county's...
- Called by disaster. Harrington, T. // Yankee;Aug89, Vol. 53 Issue 8, p82
First-hand account of life as a reservist working with disasters for the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
- Pushed to the limit. Manning, S. // Scholastic Update;12/15/89, Vol. 122 Issue 8, p12
Studies the federal government's ability to handle major catastrophes, in light of two recent natural disasters, Hurricane Hugo and the Northern California earthquake. Role of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA); Criticisms of FEMA's performance.