federal disaster aid

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Gov. Quinn Defends Use of Disaster Aid in Neighborhood Recovery Initiative

Illinois used $3.7 million from the federal funds awarded to the state in the wake of Hurricane Ike to set up a small business loan program under the NRI.


Flood, Missouri River

Missouri and Utah Get Largest Share of Disaster Money

Together taking in $109 million, or more than one-third of the $308 million in aid from Department of Agriculture.


Janet Napolitano, Homeland Security Secretary

Homeland Security Chief Pledges Swift Federal Help for Tornado Victims

Despite record number of disasters this spring, Napolitano promises “no delay” in help for victims.


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