Ocasio-Cortez Raises Millions For Texas After Winter Disaster, O'Rourke Launches Wellness Check EffortCongresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has raised millions of dollars to help Texas after last week's deadly winter storm and former Representative Beto O'Rourke is spearheading efforts to reach those most in need.
Dallas ISD Insurer To Provide FEMA Key Information About Tornado LossesMore than three months after the tornado, Dallas area leaders are still waiting for the federal disaster declaration.
Senators Cruz And Cornyn Urging FEMA To Expedite North Texas Tornado Damage EstimatesThis follows their letter to President Trump earlier this month asking him to expedite FEMA’s review and to support Governor Abbott’s request for a federal disaster declaration.
Senators Cornyn, Cruz Call On President Trump To Send Disaster Aid To Dallas Area After October TornadoesIt has been nearly three months since the October 20, 2019 tornado outbreak in North Texas and there is no sign yet of the federal government stepping in to help.
Dallas County Officials Signing Disaster Declaration For Emergency AssistanceDamage from storms and one confirmed tornado is extensive enough that officials in Dallas are looking to get disaster assistance.
Photos: Tornado Hits North TexasImages from CBS 11 Photojournalists and Chopper 11.
FEMA Rethinking Ban On Disaster Aid To Church BuildingsWhen disaster strikes, houses of worship are often on the front lines, feeding and sheltering victims. Yet churches, synagogues and mosques are routinely denied aid by the Federal Emergency Management Agency when it comes time to repair or rebuild their damaged sanctuaries.
President Obama Declares Disaster In Southeast TexasPresident Barack Obama has declared a major disaster in three counties of south Texas following severe storms including tornadoes and flooding earlier this month.
Collecting December Tornadoes Data To Appeal Disaster DenialIn order for Governor Greg Abbott to appeal the decision not to give federal assistance to individuals or residents impacted by last years tornadoes, the State is collecting damage and insurance information related to the deadly storms.
Red Cross Adds New Service Location In MidlothianA Multi-Agency Resource Center will be open from 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. at Longbranch Elementary School at 6631 FM 1387 in Midlothian.