This is one of many articles on the topic, since Republican lawmakers are trying to cut back the federal budget after 9 major disasters costing over $1B. each so far this calendar year.
- Another disaster: Conservatives’ attack on FEMA (cnn.com)
- Cost of Irene’s Damage A Problem for Capitol Hill (politics.blogs.foxnews.com)
- Americans Not Happy With Capitol Hill (turnergpa.wordpress.com)
- Chris Christie To Congress: Don’t Hold Disaster Relief Funds Hostage To Spending Cuts (outsidethebeltway.com)