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Claire B. Rubin has 39 years of experience as a researcher, consultant, and educator in the fields of emergency management and homeland security.
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Category Archives: FEMA
Starting hurricane season without leaders of NOAA and FEMA should ‘scare the hell out of everybody’ “That should scare the hell out of everybody,” retired US Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré told CNN. “These positions help save lives.”
Lately in Washington, it is hard to believe anything is going to get done that involves Congress, but here is an article re some possible changes in national legislation. See” House advances legislation to enhance FEMA disaster response, recovery programs … Continue reading
FEMA hopes to speed disaster response with Baton Rouge contingent of home-based ‘reservists’ Baton Rouge will serve as the test site for a program designed to convert hundreds of temporary FEMA workers into reservists — creating a ready-made response team … Continue reading
New FEMA Administrator has been confirmed, as of June 19th. Excerpts from the FEMA press release, April 28, 2017: Nomination of William B. “Brock” Long as FEMA Administrator & Appointment of Tom Dinanno as FEMA Assistant Administrator for Grant Programs. … Continue reading
Louisiana flood response blasted by Congress after state, FEMA ‘fell on its face,’ lawmaker says. Tension over Louisiana’s recovery from last year’s catastrophic floods became the focus of a Congressional hearing on Capitol Hill Wednesday, with Republican congressmen repeatedly taking … Continue reading
From The Atlantic Magazine, article titled Trump’s Unbalanced Homeland Security Budget; The president prioritized border security and immigration enforcement in his blueprint, but it risks coming at the expense of other equally important priorities. Among the authors is former DHS … Continue reading
A news article that features an interview with Craig Fugate: Fugate on His Replacement and Hatred for Bureaucracy.