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- Congressional Insiders Poll: Jobs Bill Components and Disaster Aid. Bell, Peter; West, Taylor // National Journal;9/17/2011, p19
The article outlines the results of a Congressional Insiders Poll on the proposed jobs bill and on the U.S. federal disaster relief. Respondents identify the components of the bill that they consider supporting as legislation, including the extension and expansion of payroll cuts, investments in...
- Bush to Seek $40B for Gulf Coast Relief. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;9/7/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32212, p4
Reports that U.S. President George W. Bush plans to ask Congress for 40 billion-dollars in emergency appropriations for the second phase of relief efforts in the hurricane-ravaged U.S. Gulf Coast. Obscurity whether the package would include direct aid to state and local governments; Estimation...
- Harsh Reality. McKay, Jim // Emergency Management;Spring2015, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p36
An interview with Eric Pickering, deputy operations section chief for the New Orleans Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, is presented. Topics include the responsibility and costs of mitigation and recovery, nationalization of emergency management, and building individual...
- Some relief for flood victims. // National Public Accountant;Oct93, Vol. 38 Issue 10, p39
Discusses relief for flood victims. Loss of property through fire, earthquake, flood, hurricane or similar events giving rise to tax deduction; Options if loss is sustained from a disaster in an area declared eligible for Federal assistance under the Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act.
- Mending damaged dreams. Arenofsky, Janice // Career World;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p17
Focuses on disaster relief in the United States. Types of disasters; Importance of an emergency medical response plan; Curbside counseling; Recovery period; Insurance payoffs; Federal aid; Volunteering. INSET: Liz Pabst: Serving survivors..
- Announcement 94-22. // Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco & Firearms Quarterly Bulletin;09/16/94-12/15/94, Vol. 4, p31
Presents major disaster areas in the United States proclaimed by President Bill Clinton. Identification of areas by the Administrator, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA); Types of disasters; Payment of claims by persons in the affected areas holding for sale alcoholic beverages, cigars,...
- Announcement 95-1. // Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco & Firearms Quarterly Bulletin;12/16/94-03/15/95, Vol. 1, p35
Lists the areas identified by the Federal Emergency Management Agency as adversely affected by disasters of sufficient magnitude to warrant federal assistance under the Disaster Relief Act of 1974. Financial assistance; Claiming of payment.
- Announcement 96-16. // Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco & Firearms Quarterly Bulletin;09/16/96-12/15/96, Vol. 4, p33
Presents information on the major disaster areas proclaimed by United States President Bill Clinton. Federal assistance to alcohol and tobacco retailers affected by the disaster; Type of disaster; State; Counties and municipalities covered.
- Hometown heroes. Peters, Katherine McInt // Government Executive;Nov97, Vol. 29 Issue 11, p39
Focuses on the foreign and domestic disaster relief and assistance programs offered by emergency teams from the United States. Dangers associated with assistance work; Rescue obstacles and problems encountered by the team; Examples of rescue and disaster assistance operations in Armenia.