Trailers Sent To El Paso To Handle Possible Coronavirus Death SurgeThe Texas Funeral Service Commission also has been asked to send representatives to make an assessment of the needs of the area's funeral homes and mortuaries.
Texas Senators Cruz, Cornyn Urge President Trump To Issue Federal Disaster Declaration Following 2 HurricanesU.S. Senators Ted Cruz and John Cornyn wrote President Trump in support of Gov. Abbott’s request for a federal major disaster declaration following Hurricanes Laura and Hanna in Texas.
Extra $300 Per Week For Unemployed Texans Is No MoreThe Lost Wages Assistance program that provided an additional $300 a week to unemployed Texans who qualified, ends with the benefit week ending September 5.
Unemployed Texans Still Waiting On State To Apply For Additional $300 BenefitSo far, Gov. Greg Abbott has not said whether Texas will do this.
As Nursing Homes Account For 40% Of Coronavirus Deaths, Victims' Families Blame Lack Of PPEWhen FEMA sent 15,000 nursing homes PPE earlier this month, staff at some of them said the supplies were ‘unusable’.
Sens. Cornyn, Cruz Urge Trump Administration To Continue Federal Funding Of Testing Sites In TexasSens. John Cornyn and Ted Cruz are urging the Trump administration to continue federal funding of community-based testing sites in Texas as funding is expected to end next week.
Dallas Mayor Eric Johnson 'Stunned' By FEMA's Denial Of Disaster Declaration For Tornado DamageFEMA on Wednesday denied the state's appeal for a major disaster declaration for the damage caused by the October 20-21, 2019 storms that struck North Texas.
Dallas' 2 Federally-Supported Coronavirus Testing Sites Extended Through JuneThe testing sites at an American Airlines Center parking garage and Ellis Davis Field House will continue operations through at least June 30.
City Of Dallas Furloughs 500 Employees Across Different DepartmentsEmpty restaurants and stores along with the rest of the coronavirus shutdown slashed sales tax revenues in the city.
Federal Funding To Help Texans Impacted By Coronavirus Seek Crisis CounselingThe Texas Health and Human Services Commission has received $5.8 million in federal funding to provide crisis counseling services.
Governor Abbott Appeals FEMA Denial Of Major Disaster Declaration For North Texas TornadoesGovernor Greg Abbott said Tuesday the state of Texas formally appealed FEMA's denial of Major Disaster Declaration request for Public Assistance.
Coronavirus In Texas: Tough Budgets Ahead For City Of DallasEmpty restaurants and stores along with the rest of the Covid-19 shutdown will slash sales tax revenues in the city of Dallas.
Behind-The-Scenes Look At Coronavirus Community-Based Testing Site In DallasFEMA has provided all of the testing kits and protective gear for healthcare workers at both Dallas sites.
Gov. Greg Abbott Expected To Appeal After FEMA Denies Disaster Aid For Dallas Tornado OutbreakThe Dallas area has been waiting months for millions of dollars in aid after the tornadoes ravaged through North Texas and destroyed many homes, businesses and schools.
FEMA Denies Disaster Aid For Dallas Area Tornado Outbreak In OctoberFEMA has denied a major disaster declaration request by Texas for damage caused by the tornado outbreak in Dallas County in October 2019.