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MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. | The Latest: North Carolina governor seeks more federal help

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — The Latest on Hurricane Florence (all times local): 4:25 p.m. As Hurricane Florence begins to batter North Carolina, the state’s governor has asked President Donald Trump for another federal disaster declaration beyond what the president declared earlier this week. Gov. Roy Cooper requested the added disaster declaration Thursday because he anticipates … Continue reading MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. | The Latest: North Carolina governor seeks more federal help

North Carolina News: North Carolina Governor Cooper requests federal disaster declaration for Western North Carolina flooding, mudslides

RALEIGH, NC – North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper sent a letter to President Donald Trump requesting a major federal disaster declaration for 13 Western North Carolina counties that were affected by heavy rains, flooding and mudslides in May. The request is for federal disaster assistance through the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to help local … Continue reading North Carolina News: North Carolina Governor Cooper requests federal disaster declaration for Western North Carolina flooding, mudslides

Texas News: Federal Disaster Declaration Granted For Texas Counties Following Severe Weather, Flooding In The Rio Grande Valley

AUSTIN, TX – United States President Donald J. Trump and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) today granted Governor Greg Abbott‘s federal disaster request for Individual Assistance for Cameron and Hidalgo Counties following recent severe weather and flooding.  The Governor requested this assistance following his visit to the Emergency Operations Center in Edinburg, Texas where … Continue reading Texas News: Federal Disaster Declaration Granted For Texas Counties Following Severe Weather, Flooding In The Rio Grande Valley

North Carolina Governor Cooper Announces Aid for Guilford and Rockingham Residents Affected by Tornado

RALEIGH, NC – North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s request for a federal disaster declaration to help tornado victims in Guilford and Rockingham counties was approved today by President Donald Trump.  The declaration means people recovering from the April 15 storm will be able to apply for low-interest federal loans or grants to help them repair … Continue reading North Carolina Governor Cooper Announces Aid for Guilford and Rockingham Residents Affected by Tornado